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Butter Cookies Recipe

Butter Cookies

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Butter cookies have also known as butter biscuits or danish biscuits are prepared using butter, flour and sugar. Their crisp texture makes it an all-time favourite snack. The fat in butter helps keeps baby bellies full. This blog is explaining how to cook butter cookies easy at home.  
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 30 mins
Course Snack
Cuisine Indian


  • 100 gram Butter Unsalted
  • 5 tbsp Powdered Sugar
  • 1 cup All purpose flour
  • ½ tbsp Vanilla Essence Optional
  • 1 pinch Salt


  • Soften butter at room temperature
  • Beat the butter using an electric beater until it turns soft. 
  • Add sugar and continue beating until the mixture become creamy. 
  • Add vanilla essence into the mixture for flavour. 
  • Finally, add the flour and beat gently until just incorporated. 
  • Our cookie dough is ready.
  • Line the baking tray is using butter paper or a silicone baking mat.
  • Cookie dough can be piped into the baking tray using a piping bag.
  • Refrigerate this for at least 20-30 minutes. 
  • Preheat the oven to 180 degrees Celsius.
  • Place the cookie dough and bake it for 25 – 30 minutes or until the edges become crispy.
  • Take out the cookies and let them cool down completely.


Useful tips
  • If the cookie dough is thick, add 1 tbsp milk to thin it out.
  • You can add chocolate chips, cashew nuts, almonds, to the cookie dough to add more flavour.
  • You can scoop the cookie dough using your hands after greasing with oil or butter. Roll the dough to any desired shape.
  • Adding sprinkles or sugar on top of the cookie dough before baking makes it look more attractive.
Keyword Butter Cookies, Cookies, Cookies Recipe