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Meltaway Cookies

Sue Lau
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Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 24 mins
Course Cookies, Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 3 dozen


  • cookie sheet and parchment paper


Cookie Dough:

  • 1 cup unsalted butter (at room temperature)
  • 3/4 cup sifted powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 3/4 cup cornstarch
  • 2-3/4 cups cake flour


  • Sifted powdered sugar (as needed)


  • Preheat oven to 400F.
  • Mix together cookie dough ingredients until smooth.
  • Take one tablespoon dough per cookie and roll into a ball.
  • Place on a parchment paper lined cookie sheet, one dozen cookies per sheet.
  • Flatten cookies lightly with a fork.
  • Bake for 8 minutes.
  • Roll cookies gently in sifted powdered sugar while still warm, lightly scrape off any clumps.


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