Basic Shortbread Cookies Recipe

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Basic Shortbread Cookies

Carol Winikoff

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@cwinikoff

This is a recipe my grandmother, God rest her soul, used to make while my sisters and I were growing up. The result was melt-in-your mouth delicious cookies (usually Christmas designs).


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Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

4 c
flour
1 lb
butter, softened
1 c
icing (powdered) sugar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 300 degrees
2
Knead and squeeze dough until it is good and pliable.
3
Roll out and cut into shapes (or cheat and use a cookie press)
4
Bake at 300 degrees for 10-15 minutes. Let cool and enjoy.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies