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Shortbread

  • colorful pansy shortbread cookies

    How to Make Pansy Topped Shortbread Cookies

    How to Make Pansy Topped Shortbread Cookies ~ these are my favorite buttery rich shortbread cookies topped with colorful and delicate edible flowers.  This pretty tea time treat is surprisingly easy…

  • A pan of almond blondies with a slice removed

    Almond Shortbread Bars

    Almond Shortbread Bars ~ an easy shortbread dessert recipe infused with a homemade almond paste, and topped with a to-die-for sweet almond glaze that gets poured right over the  hot pan…are…

  • Clotted Cream Shortbread, cut into squares

    Cornish Clotted Cream Shortbread

    Cornish Clotted Cream Shortbread  is an authentic shortbread recipe that uses clotted cream in addition to butter to make the most luxurious breakfast or tea time treat ever.  This is the…

  • Rhubarb Vanilla Bean Shortbread Tart, sliced

    Rhubarb Shortbread Crumble Tart

    Rhubarb Shortbread Crumble Tart ~ this  juicy rhubarb tart recipe is warmed up with vanilla bean and a buttery oatmeal crumble topping.  After you make it for Mom this Mother’s Day,…

  • Lemon poppy seed mini tarts

    Lemon Tart with Poppy Seed Shortbread Crust

    My Lemon Tart with Poppy Seed Shortbread Crust is a sunny, tangy dessert that’s perfect for sweetening up these last weeks of winter.  Just whisk together the lemony filling and bake,…

  • Tangerine Marmalade Crumble Tart, sliced 2

    Tangerine Shortbread Tart with Fresh Rosemary

    Tangerine Shortbread Tart with Fresh Rosemary ~ an easy crumble tart infused with a hint of fresh rosemary ~ perfect for breakfast, brunch, or afternoon tea!…

  • Cranberry Walnut Shortbread Bars

    Cranberry Walnut Shortbread Bars

    Cranberry Walnut Shortbread Bars are an unbeatable combination of buttery walnut shortbread and tart homemade cranberry curd.…

  • hands holding a zucchini walnut crumble bar

    Zucchini Walnut Crumble Bars

    Zucchini Walnut Crumble Bars ~ you’ll welcome the summer zucchini glut once you try these homey little bars.  The layer of spiced zucchini is unusual, to be sure, but one taste…

  • Savory Herb Shortbread dough rolled out, with cookie cutter.

    Savory Herb Shortbread (and Party Printables!)

    Set out these buttery savory herb shortbread crackers at the cocktail hour for an elegant alternative to chips.  I’ve included a pretty customizable menu and place cards to help you set…

  • Cardamom Crescent Cookies on a baking sheet

    Cardamom Walnut Crescent Cookies

    Cardamom Walnut Crescent Cookies ~ these classic Swedish Christmas cookies  are made with a buttery shortbread dough jam packed with walnuts and a hint of warm cardamom ~ every holiday cookie…

  • Maple Walnut Shortbread Cookies

    Maple Walnut Shortbread Cookies ~ maple infused and packed with nuts, this takes my classic slice and bake shortbread cookie recipe to a whole new level.  Add these cookies to your…

  • Peppermint Melting Moments

    Peppermint Melting Moments ~ these are simple buttery shortbread cookies with a snow cap of minty frosting and a dusting of crushed candy canes, they’re cute as buttons, and I can’t…

  • Spiced Cider Glazed Apple Bars

    Spiced Cider Glazed Apple Bars ~ these buttery shortbread crumble bars are stuffed with juicy SweeTango apples and drizzled with an outrageous spiced cider glaze!…

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    Double Dark Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies

    Double Dark Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies ~ they melt in your mouth with an explosion of deep rich chocolate that’ll make your eyelids flutter… to call it a cookie is to…

  • Blood Orange Crumble Bars ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

    Blood Orange Crumble Bars

    I’m squeezing every last delicious drop out of blood orange season with these Blood Orange Crumble Bars ~  the sweet tart filling is layered into a buttery shortbread crumble dough and…

  • Butter Pecan Shortbread, easy as pie!

    Butter Pecan Shortbread

    Butter Pecan Shortbread is a classic buttery shortbread loaded up with crunchy pecans ~ it might just be the ultimate Fall dessert ~ yum!…

  • Decadent Zucchini Blondies with caramel frosting

    Zucchini Blondies with Penuche Fudge Frosting

    Zucchini Blondies with Penuche Fudge Frosting ~ these moist and tender zucchini blondies are decadent and delicious with an old time penuche fudge frosting, but watch out ~ they’re irresistible!…

  • The perfect late summer dessert - juicy white peaches baked in a buttery shortbread crumble crust

    White Peach Bars

    White Peach Bars ~ these are thing things summer dreams are made of, with delicate and juicy white peaches baked up in a butter golden shortbread crumble crust ! Apparently, farmers…

  • chocolate chip shortbread

    Bittersweet Chocolate Chip Shortbread

    Bittersweet Chocolate Chip Shortbread ~ this classic buttery shortbread studded with chunky bittersweet chocolate chips melts in your mouth and gives the whole notion of chocolate chip cookies a whole new…

  • gluten free cookies

    25 Fabulous Flourless Cookies

    25 Fabulous Flourless Cookies ~ these are the best of the best gluten free cookies, so delicious you won’t miss the flour one bit!…

  • Scottish shortbread made with lemony sugar

    Scottish Lemon Sugar Shortbread

    This unusual Scottish Lemon Sugar Shortbread is made with a fabulous sugar infused with lemon rind — the lemon flavor really pops!  Make these classic lemon dessert bars for afternoon tea…

  • Michael Bonne Copper Cookie Cutters

    American Artisans : Coppersmith Michael Bonne

    Coppersmith Michael Bonne is the fourth in my Sunday series featuring American Artisans. There are so many exceptionally talented craftspeople across the country who share a love of all things handmade,…

  • Peanut Butter and Jam Shortbread Bars

    Peanut Butter and {boysenberry} Jam Bars

    Peanut Butter and (Boysenberry) Jam Bars are a delicious shortbread crumble bar with the flavors of everybody’s favorite sandwich! Can I just say that the awkward ‘reconstruction’ period between Christmas and…

  • bite sized snowball cookies

    Coconut Snowball Melting Moments

    Coconut Snowball Melting Moments are buttery little bites of coconut bliss ~ perfect for the holidays, or any day.  These easy shortbread cookies literally melt in your mouth.…

  • The best chocolate chip cookie

    The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

    The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies ~ everybody and their grandmother thinks they make the best chocolate chip cookies ~ and it gets a little old after a while.  With nuts, without…

  • chocolate dipped espresso shortbread

    Turkish Coffee Shortbread Cookies

    Turkish Coffee Shortbread Cookies are buttery and delicious with a striking flavor combination of strong coffee and warm cardamom ~ these are cookies to linger over!…

  • Pistachio Shortbread 1

    Pistachio Shortbread Cookies

    Pistachio Shortbread Cookies ~ a classic buttery shortbread slice and bake cookie loaded with fresh pistachios.  These easy cookies melt in your mouth!…

  • Gingerbread Shortbread Sliced

    Gingerbread Shortbread with a Nutmeg Glaze

    Gingerbread Shortbread with a Nutmeg Glaze ~ a holiday shortbread spiced with all the best seasonal flavors!  Perfect for gifting, or squirreling away for a quiet cup of coffee or tea.…

  • The Top Ten Holiday Cookies

    The Top Ten Holidays Cookies ~ these are classic, easy cookies to help you sail through the holiday baking season with ease! I know you can finds hundreds…thousands…of cookie recipes on…

  • Pecan Pie Shortbread on a wooden table

    Pecan Pie Shortbread

    Pecan Pie Shortbread — this cookie/pie mashup is a fun twist on tradition.  It looks just like a classic pecan pie, but underneath the crunchy pecans there’s a thick layer of …

  • Chocolate Espresso Chip Cookies

    Chocolate Espresso Chip Cookies are for serious chocolate and coffee lovers ~ these dark chocolate chip shortbread cookies melt in your mouth!…

  • Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Shortbread

    Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Shortbread ~ Is it possible that there are still some of you out there who haven’t discovered the joy of pumpkin with chocolate?  If so, here’s your chance…

  • Fresh Cranberry Bars

    Fresh Cranberry Bars ~ these buttery shortbread crumble bars are bursting with fresh tart cranberries and the combination is pure heaven!…

  • Jack Daniel’s Peach Pie Bars

    Jack Daniel’s Peach Pie Bars ~ as if you needed another excuse to love summer, these buttery peach shortbread crumble bars laced with whiskey will seal the deal!…

  • Apricot Frangipane Crumble Bars

    Apricot Frangipane Crumble Bars ~ these shortbread crumble bars are easy to put together, and the flavor combination of apricot and almonds is intoxicating! They are a beautiful way to use…

  • orange blossom shortbread cookies

    Orange Blossom Shortbread

    Orange Blossom Shortbread harnesses one of the world’s great scents in an easy, buttery, and unique, shortbread cookie.  These cookies go perfectly with afternoon tea, and they make a beautiful gift,…

  • DIY Tagalong Girl Scout Cookies

    These DIY Tagalong Girl Scout Cookies are just as delicious as the originals…no green uniform required!…

  • Clementine Cream Tarts

    Clementine Cream Tarts are a wonderfully light, citrusy dessert with a buttery walnut shortbread crust.…

  • Vanilla Bean Shortbread Cookies

    Vanilla Bean Shortbread Cookies are a simple, buttery, and utterly delicious cookie perfect for afternoon tea, an after school snack, or any occasion.…

  • Milk Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Shortbread Cookies

    These Milk Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Shortbread Cookies are an easy slice and bake chocolate chip cookie and a to-die-for combination of peanut butter, chocolate chips, and shortbread!…

  • Almond Poppy Seed Butter Cookies

    Here’s another cookie to file away for holiday gift baking, they’ll balance out the lineup with a sophisticated crunch.  Or just make them for yourself to stash away and have with…

  • Cappuccino Melting Moments

    Cappuccino Melting Moments

    Little bite sized shortbread cookies like these Cappuccino Melting Moments are ideal for serving after a big meal.  I’m one of those people who can’t do caffeine after noon, so these…

  • Deep Chocolate Kahlua Bites

    Deep Chocolate Kahlua Bites ~ The word cookie hardly does these little bits of heaven justice.  They’re little mounds of melt in your mouth chocolate shortbread topped with a deep chocolate…

  • slice and bake chocolate walnut shortbread cookies

    Chocolate Walnut Shortbread Cookies (Video)

    Chocolate Walnut Shortbread Cookies ~ if a cookie and a brownie had a baby they might come up with a delicious buttery cookie like this!  Keep a log of this slice…

  • Espresso Chip Shortbread Cookies

    Espresso Chip Shortbread Cookies are sophisticated cookies for the adults in the room!  These easy slice and bake cookies are made with espresso powder and dark chocolate chips for a decidedly…

  • Rosemary Pine Nut Shortbread Crackers

    You don’t have to be on vacation to get away from it all… just chill a good dry wine, thinly slice some aged cheddar cheese, lay out colorful cocktail napkins… and…

  • Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

    Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Chip Cookies ~ these buttery slice and bake chocolate shortbread cookies studded with peanut butter chips might just become your new bff! These cookies are a twist…

  • White Chocolate Chip Pecan Shortbread Cookies

    This easy White Chocolate Chip Pecan Shortbread Cookie recipe makes the perfect delicate, light shortbread cookies.  The slice and bake dough freezes well, too, so you can bake them up whenever…

  • I look forward to a batch of these Blackberry Pecan Crumble Squares every summer when berry picking season is in full swing. But these are too good to pass up during the rest of the year, so feel free to use use your favorite jam.

    Blackberry Pecan Crumble Squares

    I look forward to a batch of these Blackberry Pecan Crumble Squares every summer when berry picking season is in full swing.  But these are too good to pass up during…

  • Coffee Chocolate Chip Cookies

    Coffee Chocolate Chip Cookies are a classic chunky chocolate chip cookie with a hint of caffeine, just to make sure you’re paying attention!…

  • Almond Joy Bars

    Almond Joy Bars ~ These taste just like the candy bar only better.  The thick bittersweet chocolate layer is insanely good and the coconut shortbread crust takes the edge off the…

  • Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies

    Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies

    Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies are an easy to make slice and bake chocolate chip cookie recipe with a melt in your mouth texture, a light peanut butter flavor, and…

  • Meyer Lemon and Dark Chocolate Shortbread

    Meyer Lemon and Dark Chocolate Shortbread ~ it seems to me that while all of us have our favorite flavors, it’s when different tastes combine that they really become the stuff…

  • Easy Melting Moments Cookie Recipe

    Melting Moments

    Melting Moments are a classic, melt-in-your-mouth shortbread cookie.  The vintage recipe has been passed down in my family for generations and we simply can’t get through the holidays without them!…

  • Espresso Hazelnut Shortbread Cookies

    Espresso Hazelnut Shortbread Cookies ~ this buttery shortbread cookie recipe is made with strong espresso and ground hazelnuts for a refined flavor.  Pair them with after dinner coffee for a special…

  • Roasted Pistachio Shortbread

    Continuing in what has become a popular series, I’m making more savory shortbread crackers that pair beautifully with a glass of wine.  This time they are heavily studded with roasted pistachios…

  • Asiago Lemon Thyme Shortbread

    Asiago Lemon Thyme Shortbread is a buttery, savory shortbread cracker perfect for the cocktail hour!  Add them to a cheese platter for a luxury touch. Shortbread is such an elemental food;…