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This is one of Hippoluver's newer recipes.. This is a great addition to your cookie jar!!!

Nutmeg Sugar Crisp Cookies

1 cup butter ( no substitutes),softened

3/4 cup sugar

1 egg

1 tsp vanilla extract

2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour

1/2 tsp baking soda

1/2 tsp cream tartar

1/4 to 1/2 tsp ground nutmeg

1/8 tsp salt

In a mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar. Beat in egg and vanilla: mix well.

Combine the flour, baking soda, cream of tartar, nutmeg and salt.. Add to the creamed mixture and mix well..

Refrigerate for 1 hour. Shape into 3/4 inch balls, place 2 inches apart on greased baking sheets and flatten with a glass dipped in sugar.

Bake at 350 degrees for 10-12 mins or until lightly browned. Cool on wire racks.

Yields about 6 dozen