Moravian Sugar Cookies

Amount   Measure   Ingredient -- Preparation Method
--------   ------------   --------------------------------
1/2   cup   unsalted butter -- softened
1   cup   sugar
1   teaspoon   baking powder
1/4   teaspoon   salt
1   teaspoon   vanilla extract
1   large   egg
2 1/4   cups   all-purpose flour
1/4   cup  low fat buttermilk
  vegetable cooking spray
Beat sugar into butter until fluffy. Add baking powder, salt, and vanilla.

Add buttermilk and beat until well incorporated.

Add flour and mix well.

Turn the dough onto large piece of plastic wrap and form into a disk. Wrap in plastic and let the dough rest at room temperature for 1 to 2 hours.

Heat oven to 350F. Spray 2 cookie sheets.

Divide dough in half. Roll out on floured surface until 1/16 inch thick. Cut out with 2 inch round cutter and place 1/4 inch apart on cookie sheets.

Bake one sheet at a time for 8 to 10 minutes until cookies are crisp and starting to brown on the edges. Transfer to wire rack and repeat with the remaining dough.

Makes 72 servings
Per Serving: 38 Calories; 1g Fat (33.0% calories from fat); 1g Protein; 6g Carbohydrate; trace Dietary Fiber; 6mg Cholesterol; 16mg Sodium. Exchanges: 0 Grain (Starch); 0 Lean Meat; 0 Non-Fat Milk; 1/2 Fat; 0 Other Carbohydrates.
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