A balanced life is tea in one hand and a cookie in the other.
My Quick & Easy Shortbread Cookies
- 1 cup butter (or margarine)
- 2 cups flour
- 1/2 cup icing sugar
- 1/4 tsp salt
- 1/4 tsp. baking powder
- Optional: lemon zest, lime zest, cinnamon or chai spices, etc.
Preheat oven to 350F. Cream butter, gradually adding icing sugar. Mix the flour, salt and baking powder in a separate bowl. Add it to the butter/icing mixture. Roll out the dough on a floured surface, and cut into shapes as desired. Bake 10-15 minutes or until lightly brown.