Crisp, crumbly, buttery shortbread cookies are surprisingly easy to make. Shortbread pairs amazingly well with a variety of flavors and ingredients. From fresh herbs, to dried flowers, to cinnamon, and citrus, these cookies are anything but ordinary. Check out our favorite recipes below!
Cardamon-Pistacio Shortbread Cookies
These cardamom spiced cookies are rolled in crushed pistachios.
Find the recipe at: Food 52
Spicy Ginger Shortbread Cookies
These flavorful ginger cookies are spiced with cinnamon, turmeric, and get a kick from white pepper.
Find the recipe at: Saveur
Lavender Shortbread Cookies
Dried lavender adds a sweet floral quality to these shortbread cookies.
Find the recipe at: Mountain Mama Cooks
London Fog Shortbread Cookies
These cookies are infused with fragrant earl grey tea and vanilla bean.
Find the recipe at: Oleander And Palm
Glazed Eggnog Shortbread Cookies
These rich, cinnamon spiced cookies contain a splash of eggnog and are topped with a sweet eggnog glaze.
Find the recipe at: Life Made Sweeter
Orange Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies
Orange zest lends a brightness to these chocolate chip studded cookies.
Find the recipe at: I Bake He Shoots
Key Lime Shortbread Cookies
Fresh key lime juice and zest go into these frosting topped cookies.
Find the recipe at: Add A Pinch
Toasted Coconut Shortbread Cookies
Toasted coconut and coconut extract gives shortbread a tropical twist.
Find the recipe at: Rock Recipes
Zesty Lemon Shortbread Cookies
Creamy, buttery shortbread cookies get a burst of lemon flavor.
Find the recipe at: Baking With Blondie
Rosemary Olive Oil Shortbread Cookies
Olive oil and fresh rosemary add a rich, herbal flavor to these elegant shortbread cookies.
Find the recipe at: A Life Well Lived