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Shortbread Tea Cookies with Lemon Curd
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Shortbread Tea Cookies with Lemon Curd

Shortbread Tea Cookies with Lemon Curd, topped with fresh blueberries, are tiny bites of perfection. Petit and perfectly sized for afternoon tea, they are melt-in-your-mouth delicious. And best of all, they are easy to make ahead for teatime treats. When stored properly, the shortbread cookies keep for up to one week in the refrigerator or…

Easy Lemon Bars with Zested Shortbread Crust
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Easy Lemon Bars with Zested Shortbread Crust

These easy Lemon Bars with Zested Shortbread Crust are a perfect balance of tangy and sweet. The lemon curd-like filling is creamy and smooth, tasting like sunshine in every bite. The zested shortbread crust is simply irresistible. Here’s the best news of all. They’re super simple to whip together using only 5 ingredients. And… they…

Buckingham Palace Shortbread Cookies
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Buckingham Palace Shortbread Cookies

Buckingham Palace Shortbread Cookies are a recipe from Royal pastry chef John Higgins that’s perfect for Christmas cookies or afternoon tea. Queen Elizabeth is known for her love of afternoon tea. In fact, we wrote about the Queen’s favorite tea recipes. She is also known for her love of shortbread cookies. This recipe is reputed…

Classic Scottish Shortbread for your Christmas Cookie Tray
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Classic Scottish Shortbread for your Christmas Cookie Tray

The Christmas cookie tray isn’t complete without a Classic Scottish Shortbread cookie. A simple and even “humble” biscuit can be the purest form of classic sweetness. Classic Scottish Shortbread is a staple in our home during the holidays. It’s always on the top of my teenage son’s Christmas cookie wish list. Scottish Shortbread History Once…

Scottish Millionaire Shortbread: A Favorite Holiday Treat
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Scottish Millionaire Shortbread: A Favorite Holiday Treat

Scottish Millionaire Shortbread is a new addition to my holiday baking. It’s a triple-decker combo of buttery shortbread, sweet caramel, and decadent chocolate. It’s already a favorite! Although there are three layers, this cookie is incredibly easy to make and so decadently delicious, you’ll instantly know why they’re so popular in Europe. This recipe has…

Easy Lemon Tart with Shortbread Crust
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Easy Lemon Tart with Shortbread Crust

This Lemon Tart with Shortbread Crust is a simple and incredibly easy dessert for brunch or afternoon tea. Or when you’re craving that indescribably delicious taste of citrus. Infused with freshly squeezed lemon juice, it’s creamy and lush and simply sweetened. Similar to lemon tarts served in Scotland and all over Britain, this is a…

Irish Shortbread with Lemon and Currants
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Irish Shortbread with Lemon and Currants

Irish Shortbread with Lemon and Currants is an incredibly delicious variation on tradition. It’s easy to make, keeps well, and is just plain pretty! While shortbread cookies are most often associated with Scotland, similar shortbread recipes are found throughout Ireland as well. RELATED: Classic Scottish Shortbread And they vary region by region, and family by family. As…

17 Simple Christmas Cookies You Have to Try!
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17 Simple Christmas Cookies You Have to Try!

It’s time for Christmas Cookies! The baking season has begun, and these 17 Christmas cookie recipes are ones you will love. I make them every year! They’re simple, festive, and delicious! Plus, read on to find out which Christmas cookies are most popular this year. And for good measure, we’ve added some tips from the…

Kentucky Derby Bars
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Kentucky Derby Bars

Celebrate the Kentucky Derby with these easy and delicious Kentucky Derby Bars. Much like Derby Pie, these bars are packed with traditional elements like butter, eggs, pecans, and of course, chocolate! These bars are utterly decadent, creamy and delicious. This recipe is originally from Paula Deen, who knows a thing or two about southern cuisine…