Valentine Sugar Cookies

1 c Butter or margarine – Softened
1 1/2 c Sugar; confectioner’s
1 Egg; lightly beaten
1 ts Vanilla extract
1 ts Almond extract
2 1/2 c Flour; all purpose
Red decorators sugar ( opt.)

In a mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar. Add egg and extracts. Stir in flour; mix well. Chill for several hours. On a lightly floured surface, roll dough to 1/4 inch thickness; cut with a 2 1/2 or 3 inch heart shaped cookie cutter. Place on ungreased baking sheets; sprinkle with red sugar, if desired. Bake at 375F for 8 to 10 minutes or until lightly browned.

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