reindeer shortbread biscuits

Christmas shortbread recipes

11 Recipes

Make shortbread biscuits for friends and family this Christmas. Add festive flavours like cinnamon or orange to a classic base or try making reindeer biscuits with the kids.

2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These simple shortbread triangles are a great edible gift for kids to make over Christmas - decorate with Smarties or other sweets and wrap up with pipe cleaner 'reindeer' antlers

1 hr
Easy
45 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Great for keeping the biscuit tin topped up over Christmas, these sweet shortbread thins make a perfect treat

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These biscuits are the perfect blend of rich coffee, dark chocolate and toasted nuts. Simple to make, they're ideal if you're sharing a cuppa with friends

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

An easy alternative to mince pies. For a festive presentation, pile the squares on a cake stand and top with holly and a snowy dusting of icing…

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Gorgeous, edible decorations for the Christmas tree which will delight your children

55 mins
Easy
4 ratings 3.3 out of 5 star rating

Shards of this simple, Christmas-spiced shortbread add a professional finish to creamy desserts

45 mins
Easy
77 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Bake these classic shortbread biscuits to wow a crowd. You only need four ingredients, but you can mix it up with lemon or orange zest, or try adding chopped pistachios

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Adding cinnamon to basic vanilla shortbread lends these bars an extra Christmassy fragrance

1 hr
Easy
98 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

You're only five ingredients away from a double chocolate melt-in-your-mouth delight

22 mins
Easy
25 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Coeliac sufferers need not miss out on sweet treats with this gluten-free melt-in-the-mouth shortbread recipe

35 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
24 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Dip sweet and crumbly Viennese biscuits in milk and white chocolate for an irresistible tea time treat

25 mins
Easy
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