Basic Shortbread Cookies

Basic Shortbread Cookies Recipe

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Carol Winikoff

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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).

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

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

How to Make Basic Shortbread Cookies

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.

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