These Previous Common Tea Desserts are a basic from way back. Some individuals could name them shortbread cookies, however both method they’re scrumptious.
In case you love old school recipes, additionally, you will love Kentucky Bourbon Balls. I’ve seen many recipes for these, however this one is genuine to an actual bourbon ball.
❤️WHY WE LOVE THIS RECIPE
You probably have adopted our web site for any period of time, then we love old school recipes, and we love sharing our Grandmother’s recipes. This was considered one of her favorites. She was from Mississippi, and she or he beloved to entertain her mates. She was very a lot a Southern Girl and beloved to make these for afternoon tea. She would at all times serve them on cute little plates.
- Pecans or walnuts
- Brown sugar
- All-purpose flour
There actually aren’t many swaps on this recipe until you wish to change out the vanilla for almond, coconut, maple, and many others. That’s actually about the one change that might be made, aside from leaving the nuts out altogether.
🍽️HOW TO MAKE
Probably the most time-consuming a part of this recipe is letting the dough get chilly. You don’t need the fats supply, the butter to warmth up if you are working with the dough, so it should be chilled.
Combine all components with mixer till very crumbly. Take your arms and form right into a ball and put in fridge till strong sufficient to pinch off a bit and flatten on a tough floor.
Minimize out shapes with cookie cutters.
Bake on a greased cookie sheet at 350 levels about 25 minutes. Simply earlier than eradicating from oven, activate the broiler for about 45 seconds and let brown on high.
In case your dough get too mushy whereas chopping out the cookies, simply return to fridge for some time or between cooking.
SERVE THIS WITH
These scrumptious cookies are nice for Christmas and go nice with this Old Fashioned Snowball Cake. It’s a basic for a motive!
❓FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
They don’t seem to be both.. truthfully they’ve type of a tough floor however they soften in your mouth. The butter retains them mushy.
Sure, it is a very previous recipe and that is the best way we have now at all times made them.
These cookies will preserve for a number of months in an air-tight container. We make them originally of December and revel in them by the vacations.
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This recipe makes 3-4 dozen relying on the dimensions of your cookie cutters.
Tea Desserts soften in your mouth. I’ve by no means come throughout anybody who does not like them. These buttery treats are typically known as shortbread cookies, however eithe method they’re scrumptious.
- 1/2 cup finely chopped pecans or walnuts
- 2 sticks butter softened
- 2/3 cup brown sugar
- 1 tsp. vanilla
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
Combine all components with mixer till very crumbly. Take your arms and form right into a ball and put in fridge till strong sufficient to pinch off a bit and flatten on a tough floor. Minimize out shapes with cookie cutters.
Bake on greased cookie sheet at 350 levels about 25 minutes. Simply earlier than eradicating from oven activate broiler for about 45 seconds and let brown on high.
In case your dough get too mushy whereas chopping out the cookies, simply return to fridge for some time or between cookings.
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