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Vanilla Bean Shortbread

Vanilla Bean Shortbread

Idea gallery #2286
  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1-2 teaspoons Vanilla Bean Paste
  • Candy Coating, for decorating baked/cooled cookies
Preheat oven to 350ºF degrees. In a medium bowl, cream together butter and sugar until smooth. Mix in vanilla bean paste. Mix in flour until dough comes together. Roll dough into 1 1/2 inch balls, and place on ungreased cookie sheets. Bake for 14 to 18 minutes in preheated oven, or until lightly browned. Let cool 1 minute on the cookie sheet. Pipe stripes on cookies using melted candy coating.