Shortbread cookies are simple and classic buttery cookies that melt in your mouth. These easy cookies are made using a cookie press to create perfect holiday bites. High-quality butter and vanilla will produce the best results.
1cupunsalted butter, softened
pinch of salt
1 1/2cupsall purpose flour
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Cream butter, vanilla & powdered sugar on medium until mixed.
Add in cornstarch and flour. Beat just until combined.
Place dough into cookie press and press onto an ungreased pan (Or you can make small balls about 3/4″ and press flat with fork). Add sprinkles or colored sugar if desired.
Bake 9-11 minutes or just until done. Immediately transfer to a wire rack to cool.
Note: This recipe can be doubled using 1 lb of butter and doubling all remaining ingredients.
Nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.