Printed page from AbingdonManor.com.
Abingdon Manor - An Extraordinary Inn & Restaurant

Abingdon Manor - Latta, South Carolina
Abingdon Manor Inn and Restaurant
Scotch Shortbread CookiesCooking RecipesLatta / Florence South Carolina

Scotch Shortbread Cookies

"New from the Kitchen"
Recipe of the Month - December 2014

Scotch Shortbread Cookies
Desserts: Scotch Shortbread Cookies

Our Sous Chef Jeffrey is a wonderful baker and this is one of his easily adaptable cookies recipes. With the substitution of ingredients you can make a variety of tasty treats.
Ingredients
1 cup unsalted butter
1/2 cup powdered sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/4 teaspoon almond extract
2 cups flour

Instructions
Cream the butter, then add sugar and beat until fluffy. Add vanilla and almond extract. Beat in flour to make stiff dough.

Roll into a small log and wrap in wax paper and refrigerate until firm.

Slice into 1/4 inch pieces and bake on an ungreased cookie sheet in a 375 degree oven for 15 minutes or until lightly browned.


To make chocolate cookies, substitute 1/4 cup cocoa powder for 1/4 cup flour. Sift flour and cocoa before adding. Substitute 1 teaspoon dark Cream de Coco for almond extract.


To make colored dough, add 6-10 drops of food coloring to dough when you add flavoring such as peppermint, lemon, etc.


For cookied with nuts, add 1/4 cup chopped nuts of you choice and knead them in when the dough is finished.

More Recipes of the Month

Nightly Entrees
Nightly Entrees
Sample Menus
Sample Menus
Cooking Classes
Cooking Classes
Wine List
Wine List


Call Us to Make a Reservation

Find us on Facebook.
Culinary Top 10 Inn
Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Now Available at Abingdon Manor
Select Registry Distinguished Inns of North America
Abingdon Manor An Extraordinary Inn & Restaurant
307 Church Street
Latta / Florence, South Carolina 29565
(843) 752-5090 • (888) 752-5090
Email
AAA Four Diamond Inn and AAA Four Diamond Restaurant
Abingdon Manor
An Extraordinary Inn & Restaurant
307 Church Street
Latta / Florence, South Carolina 29565
(843) 752-5090 • (888) 752-5090
Email