Chocolate Shortbread

Chocolate Shortbread

Chocolate shortbread is a great variation on the traditional shortbread recipe. The chocolate and butter melt in your mouth. They’re good enough for any holiday tray. Try with eggnog or your favourite hot chocolate.



2 cups flour

2 tbsp cocoa powder

3/4 cup softened butter

3/4 cup icing sugar

1/3 cup brown sugar

1 tsp vanilla


Mix butter, sugars and vanilla in a bowl until fluffy. 

flour and cocoa powder and mix only until combined. 

Roll into a log and refrigerate until butter hardens. 

Cut slices from log and bake in 325 degree oven for 20 to 30 minutes.

Try Lime Shortbread for another unique shortbread.

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