Perfect Shortbread Cookies
25 mins (prep 10, cooking 15)
5 ingredients
18 servings
This is from Flo Bjielke-Peterson's Country Cooking book, they are so good, real melt in your mouth type cookies. I make them every year at Christmas.

Categories:  5-ingredients-or-less , holiday , beginner-cook , food-gift , <-30-mins , hand-formed-cookies , easy , kid-friendly , christmas , inexpensive , cookie-and-brownie , time-to-make , dessert ,
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Serving Size (20.61 g)
Servings 18
Amount per Serving
Calories 101.25 Calories from Fat 54.0
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 6.0g 166.27%
Saturated Fat 3.64g 327.37%
Trans Fat 0.23g %
Cholesterol 14.93mg 89.58%
Sodium 62.25mg 46.69%
Total Carbohydrate 11.39g 68.35%
Dietary Fiber 0.44 g 31.52%
Sugars 3.44 g %
Protein 0.92g 33.19%
Vitamin A 173.64IU% Vitamin C 0.0mg%
Calcium 4.43mg% Iron 0.38mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
pinch salt