Three Ingredient Shortbread Recipe

Three Ingredient Shortbread Recipe

This Three Ingredient Shortbread is a recipe Dianne Jones swears by. She found this old family recipe many years ago, and said it is so old, she had to convert the measurements from Ounces to Cups, so her granddaughters could help her make it.

Prep 10 Minutes

Cook 12 Minutes

Makes 20 pieces


1 3/4 Cups of Plain Flour

1/3 Cup of Caster Sugar

200g of Butter

Icing Sugar (for decoration)


1. Preheat the oven to 180 degrees

2. Combine ingredients in a food processor until a crumbly dough has formed

3. Remove mixture from food processor and kneed into a ball

4. Cut the dough in half & roll dough to 1/2 inch thickness

5. Cut into shapes

6. Place on parchment paper-lined tray & cook for 12 minutes or until golden

7. Sift with Icing Sugar & Enjoy!