Shortbread Cookies are my favorite cookie. My husband’s favorite cookie too. These cookie have a nice buttery taste. The filling can be any of your Favorite Fruit. Try Raspberry, Blueberry, Blackberry, Apple, Apricot, Lemon, and Cherry. They are really easy to make too.
Let’s Get Baking!
You will need:
1 cup of Unsalted Butter at room temperature (This is about 2 sticks)
2 cups of All-Purpose Flour
1 teaspoon of Vanilla Extract
1 teaspoon of Butter Flavor Extract
2/3 cup of Sugar
1/4 cup of Strawberry or other Flavor Jam
Beat with a hand or stand mixer the Butter, Sugar, Vanilla Extract and Butter Extract until smooth. Gradually fold in the flour and stir until a dough forms. Form dough into balls and place on a well-greased baking sheet. Use the end of a wooden spoon and poke holes into each of the cookie dough balls. Fill the holes with jam. Bake at 350F for 10-12 minutes. Serve.