Day 7: Shortbread Sugar Cookies
Growing up, the cookies I loved the most at Christmas time were surprisingly enough the really simple recipes. I love Shortbread cookies, butter cookies, and the like. They remind me of my childhood. So the combination of a shortbread cookie with a sugar cookie sounds like, well.. amazing-ness. Today's recipe is from This Grand Adventure.
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- 4 sticks of butter (1 lbs.)
- 2 ½ cups flour
- ½ cup cornstarch
- Pinch of salt
- Several tablespoon of crystallized ginger nibs (She uses ones from The Spice House) Optional
- Zest of one lemon or orange (Optional)