Christmas Shortbread Cookie Bites


1 cup butter, cubed

3/4 cup sugar

1 1/2 tsp vanilla

2 1/4 cups flour

sprinkles of your choice -optional


Preheat oven to 350F.

Beat butter and sugar together.

Mix in vanilla.

Add flour and beat well. Dough will have a sandy texture.

Add sprinkles and beat again.

Work dough with hands until it forms a ball.

Press dough into a 9×13 pan that has been lined with parchment paper.

Chill for 1 hour.

Grabbing the parchment paper, remove the dough from the pan and cut it into

bitesize squares.

Place squares 1 inch apart on a greased cookie sheet. Bake for 9-11 minutes or

until bottoms begin to brown.

You will have to make a couple batches.