Earl Grey Shortbread Cookies

lightly sweetened and buttery
Lightly sweetened and buttery
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Ingredients

2 cups All-purpose flour
2 tbsp Earl Grey loose leaf tea
½ tsp Salt
¾ cup Confectioners' sugar
1 tsp Vanilla extract
1 cup Butter at room temperature

Nutritional information

121
Calories
7.8g
Fat
11.7g
Carbohydrates
1.2g
Protein
20mg
Cholesterol
105mg
Sodium
Ingredients

Earl Grey Shortbread Cookies

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These Earl Grey Shortbread Cookies are perfect not only for your next cookie break but for any holiday occasion too. Shortbread cookies are my favorites! When I think of shortbread cookies, I think of their rich buttery and flaky melt-in-your-mouth texture. And these cookies meet my expectations fully. In addition, my favorite Earl Grey flavor infuses these crispy and tender shortbread cookies. Besides, this dough is ideal for a slice-and-bake log. Yes, it’s that easy!

These butter shortbread cookies are so easy to make, and they taste so amazing that you will definitely want to include them on your Christmas shortbread cookie list. And if you wish to make them kid-friendly, use the decaf Earl Grey tea alternative.

To make these Earl Grey Shortbread Cookies, you will need the following ingredients:

Ingridiens for Earl Grey Shortbread Cookies

Steps to make Earl Grey Shortbread Cookies

1

Combine flour, tea, and salt

1

In a food processor, combine 2 cups all-purpose flour, 2 tablespoons Earl Grey tea leaves, and ½ teaspoon salt.

2

Pulse

1

Pulse together until the tea leaves are spotted throughout the flour.

3

Add sugar, vanilla, and butter

1

Add ¾ cup confectioners’ sugar, 1 teaspoon vanilla extract, and 1 cup butter.

4

Pulse again

2

Pulse again until the dough is formed but do not over mix.

5

Form dough log

30

Transfer the dough on a piece of plastic wrap and roll into a 2½-inch log. Twist the ends tightly, and chill in the refrigerator for 30 minutes.

6

Preheat oven and prepare baking sheets

Meanwhile, heat the oven to 375 °F and line two baking sheets with parchment paper.

7

Cut dough log

5

Unwrap the log and cut into 24 (⅓-inch thick) slices. Place shortbread slices 2-inch apart on baking sheets.

8

Bake

12

Bake for 12 minutes until the edges are just brown.

9

Cool

Let the cookies cool for 5 minutes on the baking sheets before transferring to the wire rack to cool completely.

10

Serve

Serve these cookies with milk or tea and have a great snak!

These easy Earl Grey Shortbread Cookies are perfect for any occasion! Try them soon and come back to leave a review. Happy cooking!

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Athina

Easy and tasty! Thanks for sharing recipe!

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