Whipped Shortbread Cookies
Serves: Almost 3 dozen small cookies
  • 1 cup softened butter
  • 1½ cups all-purpose flour
  • ½ cup icing sugar
  • maraschino cherries (if desired)
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. Place softened butter in a bowl, whip with a hand mixer for a minute
  3. Add flour ½ cup at a time, whipping after each addition until well incorporated
  4. Add the icing sugar and whip again for about 5 minutes
  5. Place by teaspoonfuls on cookie sheets. Decorate with maraschino cherries
  6. Bake in oven for 11-12 minutes, or until bottoms are lightly browned
Recipe by Simply Frugal at https://www.simplyfrugal.ca/my-christmas-baking-whipped-shortbread/