Sensational Shortbread Cookies for Christmas
With their dense cake-like texture and full, rich flavor, shortbread cookies are a traditional Christmas favorite. Try one (or three!) with a warm mug of cocoa or tea.
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Pineapple and Macadamia Nut Shortbread
Sweet pineapple icing gives this delightful cookie a hint of tropical flair.
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White-Chocolate Cherry Shortbread
A Christmas classic goes from traditional to fabulous when dipped in melted white chocolate, then rolled in nonpareils and edible glitter.
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Brown Sugar Shortbreads
Apple pie spice adds an unexpected twist to these pretty shortbread cookies.
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Spicy Chocolate Shortbread
Ground chile pepper adds a delightful kick to these cookies, while drizzled chocolate adds a festive touch.
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Red Velvet Shortbread Cookies
These shortbread cookies have all the goodness of traditional red velvet cake -- plus creamy white chocolate and crunchy pistachio nuts.
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Lemony Glazed Shortbread Bars
Lemon zest adds a tangy touch to these tender cookies.
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Spiced Oatmeal Shortbread Wedges
Toasted oats, cinnamon, ginger, and cloves give this spiced shortbread delicious flavor.
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Almond Shortbread Wedges
Almond-butter frosting and toasted almonds top this rich shortbread dessert.
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Pecan Shortbread Logs
Apricot preserves and raspberry jam fill these shortbread logs. A powdered sugar-rum glaze makes a sweet topper.
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Orange and Raspberry Chip Shortbread
The sweet-tart combo of orange peel and raspberry chocolate chips make this treat a crowd pleaser.
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Lemon-Thyme Shortbread Cookies Laced with Honey
Cornmeal adds delightful texture to these lemon shortbread cookies.
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A bit of orange zest brightens these nutty wedges.
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Hazelnut Browned Butter Shortbread
Melted bittersweet chocolate makes a blissful pairing with browned butter shortbread.
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They're a little crunchy, a little chewy, a little sweet, and a little spicy -- and these shortbread bites take just 20 minutes to make.
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Vanilla Bean Shortbread Sandwiches with Orange Buttercream
Sweet, tender, and with a refreshing touch of citrus, these simple sandwich cookies are hard to beat.
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With a dense shortbread base and a rich, chewy chocolate-chip brownie, these irresistible bars combine two classic favorites.
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Latte Shortbread Sticks
Choose your favorite flavored instant coffee mix to stir into this shortbread recipe. We love French vanilla or Irish cream.
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Twixy Shortbread Bars
This ooey-gooey bar puts a delicious homemade spin on the Twix candy bar.
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These shortbread wedges take just four ingredients to make -- flour, sugar, butter, and quick-cooking rolled oats.
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Easy Chocolate Shortbread
This sweet and simple chocolate shortbread takes just four ingredients and 20 minutes to make.
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