No-Fail Sugar Cookie Question...

Baking By hallfamily727 Updated 7 Aug 2008 , 10:30pm by Honeydukes

hallfamily727 Posted 7 Aug 2008 , 4:12pm
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Can I halve the recipe or does that mess it up? Thanks!

7 replies
aswartzw Posted 7 Aug 2008 , 5:23pm
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I've only halved the recipe and never had issues. I also roll it between parchment paper as the note at the bottom says to do so I don't need 2 hours of chill time.

charman Posted 7 Aug 2008 , 5:41pm
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Half away...works just fine!

emccle Posted 7 Aug 2008 , 5:46pm
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I've even used 1/4 of the recipe (I only needed a dozen cookies to give to a friend for a thank-you). The only ingredient that doesn't convert is the egg. I used one smallish egg. The cookies came out just fine!

jenbenjr Posted 7 Aug 2008 , 5:48pm
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Yep, I've done it too. Worked great! icon_biggrin.gifthumbs_up.gif

fiddlesticks Posted 7 Aug 2008 , 5:57pm
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Oh great question !! I have always wondered that myself ! I always make the whole recipe and we eat the rest ! I will have to try that ! Thanks for posting !

hallfamily727 Posted 7 Aug 2008 , 6:04pm
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Thanks so much guys! You all are amazing!

Honeydukes Posted 7 Aug 2008 , 10:30pm
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You'll have better luck if you reduce the baking powder to 1 teaspoon.

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