Soft Milk Chocolate and Cranberry Shortbread

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9Ingredients
710Calories
50Minutes

When you need something salty, sweet, decadent, rich, and hearty, then this Soft Milk Chocolate and Cranberry Shortbread recipe will guarantee to please the palate. It takes 50 minutes to prepare this dessert that combines buttery shortbread cookies with decadent chocolate and sweet dried cranberries. Serve this at your next holiday party and the crowds will cheer for joy. We hope everyone loves these treats as much as we do!

Ingredients

  • 120 grams butter
  • 130 grams milk chocolate (baking)
  • 200 grams wheat flour
  • 40 grams cornstarch
  • 50 grams sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 60 grams dried cranberries
  • icing sugar

Directions

  1. Cut the butter into small cubes, and leave it at room temperature.
  2. Preheat oven to a 150 degrees Celsius. Coarsely chop the milk chocolate with a knife.
  3. Pour the flour, cornstarch, baking powder, and sugar in a bowl.
  4. Add the softened butter, and mix with your fingertips to get a sandy mixture.
  5. Add the chopped chocolate, cranberries, and a little milk, and then bind the dough.
  6. Form a crumbly ball.
  7. Spread the dough into a rectangular 20 x 30 centimeters mold.
  8. Smooth slightly with the palm of your hand.
  9. Bake for about 25 minutes while monitoring that the biscuit doesn't brown too much (otherwise, cover with aluminum foil).
  10. Let the biscuit warm down for about 10-15 minutes, then cut into diamonds or triangles.
  11. Sprinkle with icing sugar.
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NutritionView more

710Calories
Sodium14%DV340mg
Fat54%DV35g
Protein20%DV10g
Carbs31%DV93g
Fiber32%DV8g

PER SERVING *

Calories710Calories from Fat320
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat35g54%
Saturated Fat22g110%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol75mg25%
Sodium340mg14%
Potassium350mg10%
Protein10g20%
Calories from Fat320
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate93g31%
Dietary Fiber8g32%
Sugars42g84%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

Reviews(1)

Yummly User
Shawna V. 1 Jul 2015
My family devoured this shortbread once I served it. Beware because it is quite addictive once you have a taste. I prefer using dark chocolate with the cranberry, but it’s a must try either way.