Melt - In - Your - Mouth Shortbread

Melt - In - Your - Mouth Shortbread

Desserts Cookies Drop Cookies

This quick and easy shortbread will literally melt when you take a bite. Great for Christmas parties with a little bit of decorating.

Servings per recipe: 24
Calories per serving: 111
Preparation time: 10m
Total cooking time: 25m


  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 1/4 cup cornstarch
  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour


  • 1   Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
  • 2   Whip butter with an electric mixer until fluffy. Stir in the confectioners' sugar, cornstarch, and flour. Beat on low for one minute, then on high for 3 to 4 minutes. Drop cookies by spoonfuls 2 inches apart on an ungreased cookie sheet.
  • 3   Bake for 12 to 15 minutes in the preheated oven. Watch that the edges don't brown too much. Cool on wire racks.

Nutrion facts:

Total Fat 7.8g 12%
    Saturated Fat 5.0g  
Cholesterol 20mg 7%
Sodium 55mg 2%
Potassium 11mg  
Total Carbohydrates 9.7g 3%
Dietary Fiber 0.2g  
Protein 0.9g 2%
Sugars 2g  
Vitamin A 236IU  
Vitamin C 0mg  
Calcium 3mg  
Iron 0mg  
Thiamin 0mg  
Niacin 1mg  
Vitamin B6 0mg  
Magnesium 2mg  
Folate 15mcg