Almond Shortbread


User Avatar
Member since 2007
No Video

Serves 18 | Prep Time | Cook Time

Why I Love This Recipe

Found this recipe in a box of recipes I had cut out a long time ago. they are yummy and so good with a cup of Hot tea


Ingredients You'll Need

1 cup butter
1/2 cup white sugar
2 teaspoons almond extract
2 1/2 cups sifted all-purpose flour
1/3 cup granulated sugar for decoration


Directions

In a large bowl, beat butter with 1/2 cup sugar and almond extract until light and fluffy. With wooden spoon, stir in flour until smooth and well combined. Divide dough into 2 parts. Refrigerate, covered for 2 hours.


Preheat oven 300 degrees F (150 degrees C).


On lightly sugared surface, roll out dough, one part at a time, about 1/2 inch thick. Using a 1 1/2 inch round cookie cutter, cut out cookies. Place 1 inch apart, on ungreased cookie sheet. With end of wooden spoon, or cookie press, make an indentation in center of each cookie.


Bake 25 to 30 minutes, or until light golden brown around the edges. While still warm, roll in sugar. Cool completely on a wire rack.


Questions, Comments & Reviews



More Great Recipes: Cookies
The Official "Burnt" Movie Cookbook
By Burnt Movie Cookbook

7 Recipes

51101 Downloads
FREE
'CHEF' the Film Cookbook: Recipes from El Jefe
By CHEF the Film

6 Recipes

11341 Downloads
FREE
Disney's Tinker Bell Secret of the Wings Cookbook
By BakeSpace Fairies

6 Recipes

457 Downloads
FREE
Slutty Brownies
Slutty Brownies
Torta Cubana
Torta Cubana
Oreo Balls
Oreo Balls