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Favorite Recipes: Brown Sugar Shortbread

Recipe Author

Name: Mary B. (TangoBrat)
Total Recipes: 100



Brown Sugar Shortbread

Dish: Cookies & Bars
Dish Type: Other
Cooking Method: Baked
Difficulty: 1 / 10
Prep Time:
Cook Time: 20 min

  • 2 cups - butter
  • 1 cup - brown sugar
  • 1/4 tsp - salt
  • 4 cups - flour

Bring butter to room temperature. Preheat oven to 300 degrees. Cream the butter until it is the consistency of whipped cream. Beat in sugar. Add salt. Add flour in 4 portions (one cup at a time) mixing well after each addition. Turn out onto a floured board and pat or roll to 1/4 to 1/2 inch thick. Cut into shape desired with cookie cutter. Place on an ungreased cookies sheet and bake for about 20 minutes or until lightly browned. Keep your on eye on them, shortbread burns really fast.


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