Shortbread Cookie Recipe

Total Time:

30 minutes(Cooking)

Shortbread Cookie Recipe

This a simple recipe for a classic cookie.


1/2 cupbutter
1 cupflour
1/4 cupicing sugar
1/4 cupwhite sugar
2 tbspcornstarch
cherries (optional)


  1. Preheat oven to 350 F.
  2. Cream the sugars and butter together until creamy smooth.
  3. Add the flour, cornstarch and salt, mixing the dough until it's nice, set and ready.
  4. Form little balls on greased cookie sheet and squish down with a fork. If adding cherries, add one on top of each cookie.
  5. Bake for about 15 minutes, until the tops are a slight golden colour. Remove from oven when ready, let cool for 10 minutes.

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