Kittencal's Scotch Shortbread Bars

Total Time
10 mins
20 mins

These shortbread bars is one of my all-time favorite recipes... I find that baking shortbread in a baking pan somehow produces a flakier, richer cookie...I'm sure you will enjoy these as much as we do.

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  1. Set oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Prepare an ungreased 11 x 7-inch baking pan.
  3. In a mixing bowl cream butter and sugar well.
  4. Combine flour, baking powder and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture.
  5. Spread into a prepared ungreased baking pan.
  6. Prick well several times with a fork.
  7. Bake for 20-22 minutes, or until the edges just begin to brown.
  8. Remove from oven the dust with more icing sugar.
  9. Cool on wire rack.
  10. Cut into bars.