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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…

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…

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

This recipe for easy, buttery 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! So what makes this an Irish Shortbread recipe? While shortbread cookies are most often associated with Scotland (this is how to make traditional Scottish Shortbread), similar shortbread…

Beautiful Bridal Tea Party Ideas and Recipes
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Beautiful Bridal Tea Party Ideas and Recipes

A Bridal Tea Party is a delightful and memorable way to honor and celebrate a bride-to-be. This timeless tradition exudes elegance and charm, offering a perfect setting for friends and family to gather and create lasting memories. From dainty finger foods to exquisite teas, here are some easy tips and recipes for hosting a beautiful bridal tea party.