1001 Cookie Starter Mix

1001 Cookie Starter Mix

This versatile mix can be made ahead and stored in the refrigerator or freezer for later baking at your convenience. Search our site for more delicious cookie recipes using this already-prepared mix.


10 cups


  • 5 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3 3/4 cups C&H Granulated Sugar
  • 2 tablespoons baking powder
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 1 1/2 cups plus 2 tablespoons butter, softened


Spoon flour into measuring cup and level with spatula. Place in large bowl with at least 4-quart capacity. Measure sugar, baking powder and salt into flour. Stir until thoroughly blended. Add butter and use pastry blender or clean hands to work into dry ingredients until mixture resembles coarse meal.


For best results, measure out 2 cups of mix and store covered in airtight container in refrigerator or freezer. Do not press down. Use mix at room temperature.

·  Refrigerated = use within 3 to 5 days

·  Frozen = use within 3 months