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Biscuit How to make shortbread with just 3 ingredients

Shortbread biscuit is one of our favourite yummy snacks that is pretty much easy to make.

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play Homemade shortbread biscuit (Dobbys Signature)

Shortbread is indeed one of the yummy and rich biscuits that exist.

Because of the richness of this biscuit, it is one of the few that costs a few extra bucks to purchase. However, rather than spend so much money getting one wrap of this biscuit, here's how you can make your own shortbread biscuit (with just 3 ingredients).

play Homemade shortbread (Cook'n)



1. 150g all purpose flour

2. 150g salted butter

3. 50g icing sugar


1. Sift the flour in a bowl. Add the icing sugar and butter. Mix the dough properly.

play Mix the flour, sugar and butter (Attitude Translation)


2. Roll the dough into a ball and put it in a plastic bag.

3. With a rolling pin, roll out the dough to get a smooth flat surface.

play Use a rolling pin to roll the dough (Good things by David)


4. Use the blunt part of a knife to cut the dough into several small squares. Freeze it for about 20 minutes.

5. Bring the batter out of the fridge and cut out the squares completely.

play Cut the batter into squares (Wiki How)


6. Use a toothpick or a fork to puncture the surface of the biscuit to create space for air bubbles.

7. Bake the biscuit for about an hour or until the biscuit becomes firmer.

play Bake the biscuit (Wiki How)


There you go!

Enjoy your shortbread.

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