Pistachio Shortbread Cookies

Makes 60 cookies. Perfect for a holiday cookies exchange!

Ready In:
4hrs 15mins
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directions

  • Mix flour, powdered sugar, and saslt in processor. Add butter, pistachios, egg yolk, and vanilla.
  • Using on and off turns, mix until moist ball forms. Transfer dough to work surface. Divide dough in half. Form each half into 8 X 1 1/4" log (if dough is too soft, chill until firm, about 30 minutes). Wrap logs in plastic, refrigerate until firm, about 4 hours. Can be made 5 days ahead, keep chilled.
  • Preheat oven to 325 degrees.
  • Slice logs into 1/4" rounds, rolling log every few slices to retain round shape. Place rounds on ungreased baking sheets, spacing 1" apart.
  • Bake shortbreads until barely golden, about 18 minutes. Cool shortbread on baking sheets.
  • Store in airthight container at room temperature.
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"Makes 60 cookies. Perfect for a holiday cookies exchange!"
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  1. Loves2Cook
    Very nice shortbread cookie. My husband and I liked them very much. I only had roasted and salted pistachios, so I didn't add the salt to the recipe. I'll definitely make these again.
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  2. KathyP53
    Makes 60 cookies. Perfect for a holiday cookies exchange!
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