Fri, 12 2019
Lemon Lavender Shortbread Cookies
It's easy to learn how to make lavender shortbread. lavender shortbread is one of my favorite menu.
How to make lavender shortbread easily?
In this recipe you will discover the simplest yet most flavourful way to make the lavender shortbread! Whether you're cooking for a small family dinner or a daytime potluck, follow these easy steps for some excellent bites!
- 1 1/2 cup all purpose flour
- 1 tsp dried lavender buds (flowers) finely ground
- 1 tsp dried lemon peel, finely shredded
- 1/4 tsp salt
- 3/4 cup butter (one and a half sticks), softened
- 1 cup powdered sugar
- 1 tbsp milk
- In a medium bowl mix flour, ground lavender buds, lemon peel and salt. Set aside.
- In a large mixing bowl beat the butter with an electric mixer on medium to high speed for 30 seconds. Add the powdered sugar and milk and beat until its thoroughly mixed well.
- Beat in as much of the flour mixture as you can with the electric mixer. Finish stirring in what flour you have left by hand if needed.
- On a floured surface roll the dough into a 10 inch log. Wrap the dough in plastic wrap or parchment paper and chill until the dough is firm. (2 to 24 hours)
- Once dough is chilled, preheat oven to 350°. Cut the dough roll into 1/4 inch slices and put the slices onto a parchment paper lined cookie tray.
- Bake for 10 minutes until the edges are slightly browned. Cool either on parchment paper or on a wire rack.
That's lavender shortbread, Special thanks to sammie27 for making this delicious recipe.