Whether classic, zesty or with a hint of spice, check out our easy buttery shortbread recipes.
For an easy Christmas baking idea, try this spiced Christmas tree butter shortbread
This indulgent take on a millionaire's shortbread has a modern twist with a thick layer of salted caramel in the middle. With a crumbly shortbread base and thick chocolate topping, these make a delicious treat that everyone will love.
These sweet little shortbread biscuits are such a simple bake - they're great for parties and double up as a foodie Christmas gift, too
Whipping up a showstopping bake couldn't be easier with these shortcut ingredients. Simply, layer readymade shortbread with smooth caramel and melted chocolate, then scatter with flaky sea salt and chopped peanuts - these won't hang around for long!
Pancake Day just got extra special. Fluffy American-style pancakes are topped with caramel sauce, melted chocolate and crumbled shortbread...yes, please!
Jamie says: “Ready in minutes, this crowd-pleasing dessert is a brilliant way to use up seasonal favourites and it's fun to make, too, so get the kids involved!"
Silky, smooth and sweet, these pudding pots are perfect for when you have guests over
Gorgeous, buttery shortbread with the sweetness of dried cranberries and cherries, and dusting of sugar
Need a low-effort, tasty summer dessert? This no-churn ice cream is just what you're looking for
These jammy dodger-like homemade biscuits combine dairy-free homemade shortbread biscuits with classic gooey jam centres. Do you have the willpower to resist finishing them all?
Bright and cheerful shortbread biscuits decorated with bunting icing really signals party season
Strawberries and clotted cream are a classic pairing that really screams summer. Usually enjoyed lathered on a scone, we've taken these beautiful ingredients and blended them into a indulgent iced treat
With an indulgent layer of sticky whisky-infused caramel filling, these shortbread sandwiches offer a crunchy texture, thanks to added oats, and a warming, wintery flavour.
These savoury shortbread Christmas trees make for a great festive party snack. This recipe calls for a piping bag and nozzle to create the edible baubles.
Rustle up this delicious treat for Mother's Day. Classic shortbread with a zesty twist, decorated beautifully with sweet royal icing – an easy baking idea that's sure to go down well
Put a twist on classic buttery shortbread with fragrant rosemary and a drizzle of lemon icing for an elegant afternoon tea treat. Using self-raising flour creates a softer shortbread for delicious crumbly results.
If you're struggling to think of gift ideas for friends and family, these spicy shortbreads make the perfect present for any cheese lover
A fun new take on classic 'dippy eggs' made with Cadbury crème or caramel eggs and toasty brown butter shortbread.
These heart-shaped gluten-free biccies are sweet, delicious and simple to make.
Add a floral twist to easy lemon shortbread biscuits with delicate elderflower cordial
For a twist on classic shortbread, try this version which includes crystallised stem ginger, ground rice and ginger. A teatime treat with a difference, and ready in less than 30 minutes. Top tip: double the quantities and freeze the extra for future occasions.
Pink lemonade is made with raspberries and, of course, lemons, making it the perfect flavour combo for a light and summery baked cheesecake
Impress family and friends with these no-bake honey cheesecakes. Quick and easy to prepare, the crisp shortbread biscuit base goes perfectly with the cream cheese topping. Finished with a few raspberries and a drizzle of honey, you’ve got yourself a show-stopping pud.
This sherry-caramel ice cream sundae recipe has a little bit of everything - creamy vanilla ice cream, toasted nuts, soft dates, crumbled shortbread and PX sherry swirled through caramel sauce. Layer up all the elements for an easy and indulgent Christmas dessert idea.
Teatime is something of an institution in Britain and one of its essential components is a Scottish shortbread biscuit. Crumbly, buttery and perfect for dunking in a cuppa, making your own is simple and satisfying as this recipe will demonstrate.
These little guys are so happy you’ll just have to eat them immediately to wipe the smiles off their faces. Ready in 45 mins, homemade dairy-free shortbread biscuits are used to sandwich apricot jam and dusted in icing sugar.
Looking for a gift for the chocolate lover in your life? These truffles are sure to be a popular present – the crunchy shortbread, sweet raisin and creamy milk chocolate is impossible to resist. Add icing sugar for a proper festive touch.
An excellent festive treat for the whole family at Christmas, these shortbread cookies couldn't be simpler to make. The only tools you'll need are an angel-shaped cookie cutter and something pointy enough to bore two small holes in the centre of each cookie's wings.
A simple way to turn leftover cranberries and shortbread biscuits into a delicious dessert
This simple recipe with grapefruit and pistachio shortbread is so light and creamy; the perfect refreshing dessert