What to do with leftover shortbread cookies recipes

Twixster Cookies {Shortbread + Caramel + Chocolate}

Twixster Cookies {Shortbread + Caramel + Chocolate}

I felt the timing was somewhat divine considering I had a bowl full of homemade caramel sitting in the refrigerator waiting for the perfect recipe and at risk of just getting eaten out of the bowl when the kids aren’t looking (leftover from making gourmet caramel apples for the kids’ teachers – it’s become a bit of a tradition now)
Mini Shortbread Cookies

Mini Shortbread Cookies

Reform the leftover pieces of cookie doughto roll and make more cookies. Blend in the butter until dough is completely smooth (I usually just use my hands todo this)
Shortbread Cookies

Shortbread Cookies

Whatdo you think. What you'll need. If I have any leftover, I might bring some to my students tomorrow. They are rich and flaky, and perfect to give as gifts
Chocolate-Dipped Shortbread Cookies

Chocolate-Dipped Shortbread Cookies

Place the chocolate chips and oil in a bowl (large enough to sit on top of the simmering water – not in the water) and place over the simmering water (makeshift double boiler)

Baklava Shortbread Cookie Bars

Because the dough will be sticky, if you continue to dust your hands with a bit of flour, it’ll prevent the dough from sticking to your hands and allow you to press down the dough evenly
Coconut Macaroon Nest Shortbread Cookie Tarts

Coconut Macaroon Nest Shortbread Cookie Tarts

What I love about them is that they aren’t over the top rich for a change. At least I’ve got something awesome planned for next Friday because it’s April first and we all know what that means
Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies

Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies

I started thinking what a wonderful cookie that tart dough recipe would make, and it's been in the back of my mind ever since
Lemon meringue s’mores with shortbread cookies

Lemon meringue s’mores with shortbread cookies

For starters, we maximized our production by selling cups of whatever Crystal Light flavor my mom stocked in her cabinets that week – cutting out the precious lemon-squeezing time
Trashed Up Shortbread Cookie Bars

Trashed Up Shortbread Cookie Bars

Nope, he goes ‘honey, I put out a lawn chair for you, and the bowls of candy are out there so you can let the kids can choose what candy they want’
Chocolate Hazelnut Shortbread Cookies

Chocolate Hazelnut Shortbread Cookies

I have some serious catching up todo guys, but can I get an AMEN for Cyber Monday. Well, maybe there were a couple of hitches, let’s be honest, but everyone left full and with two platefuls of leftovers each to take home
Refrigerator Toffee Shortbread Cookies

Refrigerator Toffee Shortbread Cookies

With your hands, shape each half of doughinto a rough log. Don'tstore the leftovers in this bag, though, because there will be holes in the bag after pounding the toffee

Cranberry filled shortbread cookies

I decided to try a slight take on what I had always made be putting two squares togetherwith a bit of cranberry jam/preserve in between and it was fantastic, if I do say so myself
Melt in Your Mouth Shortbread Cookies

Melt in Your Mouth Shortbread Cookies

I don’t know what just happened in my mouth, but I want more of it. What I found were lots of great recipes with lots of terrible pictures