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The Best Gluten-Free Sugar Cookies

These sugar cookies are not only easy to make, they're absolutely delicious! Plus so, so moist. Sorry for using the word moist.
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 12 mins
Course Appetizer, Dessert
Cuisine American, gluten-free
Servings 12 cookies
Calories 379 kcal


  • 2 and 1/4 cup Bob's Gluten-Free 1:1 Flour
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1.5 sticks butter, melted
  • 1 egg
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1 tbsp vanilla extract


  • 1 stick butter, softened
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • food coloring, if using


  • Melt the butter in a bowl.
  • Once cooled, add the egg. Don't cook the egg!
  • Add the sugar.
  • Add the flour, baking soda and vanilla.
  • Mix into a dough.
  • Form into balls and then pat down a bit before baking.
  • Bake for 12 minutes.


  • Mix one stick of soft butter and 2 cups of powdered sugar.
  • Add tsp of vanilla.
  • Add food coloring if using.
  • Blend until smooth.
  • Add onto cooled cookies!


Calories: 379kcalCarbohydrates: 49gProtein: 3gFat: 20gSaturated Fat: 12gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 5gTrans Fat: 1gCholesterol: 64mgSodium: 174mgPotassium: 30mgFiber: 2gSugar: 33gVitamin A: 608IUCalcium: 30mgIron: 1mg
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