Lavender Shortbread Cookies

Annacia *

By
@Annacia

I enjoy cookies that have something a little something special on occasion. For me, this recipe fills that desire perfectly.


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Hard to say, I get different amounts every time I make the. I make half the recipe for us.

Prep:

2 Hr 20 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

3 c
unsalted butter, softened
2 c
granulated sugar
6 c
flour
1/2 tsp
salt
1 Tbsp
pure vanilla extract
1 tsp
lemon extract
1 tsp
dried lavender buds
lavender colored sugar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream the butter and sugar until light and fluffy.
2
Sift flour and salt.

Add to butter mixture and stir until well incorporated.

Add vanilla extract, lemon extract, and lavender buds.
3
Form dough into logs roll in lavender colored sugar and wrap in plastic wrap.

Refrigerate until firm. (I give it 2-3 hrs but longer wouldn't hurt it)
4
Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F.
5
Slice dough into 1/2 thick slices.

Lay cookie slices on parchment lined baking sheet.
6
Bake for 10-15 minutes or until edges are slightly golden.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian, Soy Free