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Traditional Sugar Cookies
A soft, velvet-like cookie. Just the right amount of sweetness and chewiness. This versatile cookie is perfect for decorating, and the recipe is an easy base cookie for many fabulous recipes as well.
Holiday Fun Facts:
  • More diamonds are sold around Christmas than any other time of the year.
  • Electric lights for trees were first used in the White House in 1895.
  • 54 % of holiday cards use the text "Merry Christmas", 12% use "Season's Greetings", and 21% say "Happy Holidays"
  • In the Kwanzaa ritual, seven candles called Mishumaa Saba are placed in a Kinara, or candleholder.
  • The traditional flaming Christmas pudding dates back to 1670 in England.
  • Coca Cola was the first beverage company to use Santa for a winter promotion.
  • Alabama is the first state to give Christmas the status of holiday in 1836.
  • In Roman times, holiday gift giving was popular during Saturnalia, a winter solstice celebration.
  • In Roman times, holiday gift giving was popular during Saturnalia, a winter solstice celebration.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.