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  • TM 31
published: 2014/09/12
changed: 2014/09/21


Grandma's shortbread

  • 60 grams cornflour
  • 100 grams white sugar
  • 260 grams Butter Cubed, cold
  • 230 grams plain flour
  • 50 grams custard powder

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    Grandma's Shortbread
  1. Preheat oven to 160 degrees.

    Place sugar into mixing bowl and mill for 10 seconds on speed 9.

    Add cornflour, plain flour Custard Powder and butter.  Mix for 10-15 seconds on speed 6. Mixture should appear crumbly. (Tip: this crumbly mixture is great as the topping on a fruit crumble)


  2. Knead 35-45 seconds, closed lid position/interval speedDough mode"Dough mode" .  Mixture should ocme together to form into a soft dough.

  3. Turn out dough onto Thermomat and shape into a long square log.  Cut into 5mm slices.  (Shortbread can be pricked with a fork for decoration)

  4. Place evenly onto a baking tray (covered with baking paper).

  5. Bake in oven for 17-20 minutes until a light golden colour.

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