Tasha Tudor's Sugar Cookies
Put all ingredients in a bowl and mix with hands until a smooth dough is formed. No amount of mixing seems
Then break into conveniently sized pieces, probably adding a bit more flour to each bit of dough to make it
Roll as thin as possible, dust with granulated sugar and nutmeg and cut into shapes. Bake until light brown in
Ground almonds or nuts of any sort may be added to all or part of dough. The Tudors always add ground
Cookies can be made far in advance and wrapped in foil or kept in tin boxes in a cool place.