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Sugar Cookies with Cardamom

Sugar cookies are the easiest to make but rather tasteless so I tweaked the recipe with a bit of cardmom and some homemade vanilla extract. A couple drops of almond extract add a nice flavor to the Royal Icing and doesn't muddle the cardamom flavor of the cookie. ...

Gingerbread Men Cookies without Molasses

Honey makes a terrific substitute as long as you use dark brown sugar which has a higher molasses content than light brown sugar. After making a couple sample batches of dough I'm really pleased with the flavor and color achieved with honey and dark brown sugar...these cookies are just like Mom made way back ...