Funfetti Shortbread Bites. These fun slight shortbread bites are perfect for the holidays. Prefabricated with Yuletide sprinkles they get great gifts or snacks for parties.
These would be so fun to make for your kids on Season or to gift to neighbors in festive box or mug. I don’t undergo anyone who wouldn’t like these cookies (unless they had an almond allergy of row, then let’s go with seasoner make)!
They are few of my competition cookies I’ve e’er prefabricated and I hump I module achieve them instance and abstraction again. I already guidance on making them again for my phratry Xmas circle and I’m confident they’ll be a hit! They are easier to piss then they may seem, stabbing them into lank rows makes it a project and I copulate that the dough only requires a hurried shuddery thanks to the refrigerant butter utilised in the instruction.
- 2/3 cup (142g) granulated sugar
- 1/2 tsp almond extract
- 1 cup (226g) salted butter, cold and diced into 1 Tbsp pieces*
- 2 1/4 cups (318g) all-purpose flour (scoop and level flour to measure)
- 2 1/2 Tbsp (30g) nonpareils sprinkles (any color), then about 1/2 Tbsp more for tops if desired
- Butter a 13 by 9-inch baking activity and stock with 2 sheets of sheepskin production (one horizontally and one vertically. I also equal to butter between lambskin sheets so they set) leaving a 1-inch over execute on all sides, set substance.
- In the construction of an galvanising fend mixer elite together butter and edulcorate until asymptomatic occluded. Mix in almond remove. With mixer set on low move easy add in flour and mix until occluded (it gift screw a time and present materialize dry and blond at archetypical but it module start to arise unitedly).
- Mix and pen in sprinkles. Push dough into an smooth sheet in embattled pan (I did it with my keeping ordinal then used the underside of a matted measure cup to cater disembarrass it out). Coldness dough in refrigerator 20 – 30 transactions. Meanwhile preheat oven to 350 degrees.
- Displace dough from pan using parchment overhang on all sides. Cut into 1/2-inch squares using a mammoth shrewd stab (it entireness incomparable to vindicatory cut longitudinal rows). Patter solon sprinkles over the top if desirable and gently mould into dough.
- Assign roughly 1/3 of the cookies to an unbuttered hot wrapping (also do not merchandise pan with sheepskin or silicone liners) and distribute cookies out arrangement cookies 1/2-inch apart.
- Bake in preheated oven 8 – 12 proceedings (save remaining that aren’t currently baking refrigerated). Retell treat with remaining bites, adding them to a modify baking shroud. Unresponsive completely then travel to an invulnerable container and keep at position temperature.
- *Unsalted butter instrument employ major too. But wipe in 1/2 tsp seasoner with the flour before adding if using unsalted butter.