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White-Chocolate Cherry Shortbread

40 mins to prepare • Serves 60

Baking & Spices

2 1/2 cups All-purpose flour
1/2 tsp Almond extract
2 drops Food coloring, red
2 tsp Shortening
1/2 cup Sugar
12 oz White chocolate baking squares with cocoa butter


1 cup Butter


1/2 cup Maraschino cherries


White nonpareils and/or red edible glitter (optional)
  • Casey Landaal Ricchio

    *The best Christmas cookie ever. Cookie exchange girls raved! These are White Chocolate Cherry Shortbread Cookies, #22 of 37 different cookie recipes.

  • Alison Berk

    White chocolate cherry shortbread cookies. Christmas baking.

  • Vanessa Cook

    Cookie Exchange Idea - White Chocolate Cherry Shortbread Cookies - One pinner says: These are THE BEST Christmas cookies ever. No joke! White chocolate cherry shortbread. Made these for the cookie exchange, they were everybody's favorite! Sooo delish!

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