Total: 1 hr 20 Min. | Active: 15 Min.
Nutritional value / piece: 363 kcal
, Fat: 23 g
, Carbohydrate: 37 g
, Protein: 4 g


16 pieces


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380 g butter, cut into pieces, soft
230 g sugar
¼ tsp salt
1 vanilla pod, cut open lengthwise, seeds scraped out
500 g white flour

To shape

1 tbsp sugar
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One rectangular tin (approx. 24 x 30 cm), base lined with baking paper, sides greased

How it's done


Place the butter in a bowl. Add the sugar, salt and vanilla seeds, beat using the whisk on a hand mixer until the mixture becomes lighter in colour. Stir in the flour, mix to create a dough, do not knead.

To shape

Transfer the dough to the prepared tin, press down flat. Score the surface of the dough into 16 rectangular fingers using the back of a knife, prick holes in the dough using a wooden skewer. Sprinkle with sugar, cover and chill for approx. 30 mins.

To bake

Approx. 35 mins. in the centre of an oven preheated to 180°C. Remove from the oven, allow to cool slightly, remove from the tin, cut into fingers, leave the shortbread to cool on a rack.

Good to know
Shelf life: Store the shortbread in an airtight container for approx. 2 weeks.
Tip: Freeze the shortbread once cooled. Keep for approx. 2 months.

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