Basic Shortbread Cookies

Basic Shortbread Cookies Recipe

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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).

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

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

How to Make Basic Shortbread Cookies

Step-by-Step

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

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About Basic Shortbread Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies