This is truly the World's best shortbread cookie recipe. It used to be in the back of the cornstarch box, but since they changed to plastic packaging, it's not on there any more. Found this box in my friend's pantry and just had to take a picture to save it for ever!
The original, decorated with fondant flowers and swirls of white icing, looked like something only someone with the skills of Mary Berry should attempt. The result was a cake that looked nothing like a sheep, or indeed any other kind of creature