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Easiest Shortbread Recipe EVER.


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The Gourmandize Team

This shortbread recipe has no frills - a great basic recipe!

Rate this recipe 3.4/5 (204 Votes)


  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 cups butter
  • 3 cups flour


Level of difficulty Average
Preparation time 10mins
Cooking time 12mins
Cost Average budget


Step 1

Mix the sugar, softened butter and flour in a large mixing bowl and combine well.

Step 2

Roll out onto a flat surface covered in flour. Use a rolling pin or wine bottle to flatten.

Step 3

Cut out shapes; circles, stars, Christmas trees, etc and bake in a shallow greased tin for 10 minutes.

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