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Queso Fresco Sugar Cookies


"I was inspired by other cookie recipes that use cream cheese so I decided to try it with something new - queso fresco! Quite possibly the best sugar cookies I've ever had!"
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31 m servings 108 cals
Original recipe yields 36 servings (3 dozen)

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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper.
  2. Combine flour, baking soda, baking powder, and salt together in a large bowl.
  3. Beat sugar, butter, and queso fresco together in a large bowl. Add egg; mix well until combined. Mix in vanilla extract. Slowly mix in flour mixture, 1 cup at a time, until dough is thoroughly combined.
  4. Shape tablespoonfuls of dough into balls and place 1-inch apart on baking sheets.
  5. Bake in the preheated oven until set, 9 to 11 minutes. Cool on the baking sheets for 2 minutes. Transfer to wire racks to cool completely.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 108 calories; 4.5 g fat; 15.3 g carbohydrates; 1.7 g protein; 17 mg cholesterol; 110 mg sodium. Powered by the ESHA Research Database © 2018, ESHA Research, Inc. All Rights Reserved

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Followed the recipe, no changes made nor needed. Just the right amount of sweetness and very buttery tasting without being greasy. Who would have guessed that Queso Fresco would work in such a r...