If you need holiday cookies in a pinch, look no further than this simple shortbread recipe.

Delicious brown butter shortbread can be whipped up quickly, unlike sugar cookies, whose dough needs to be refrigerated. And it only has four ingredients, all of which are probably already in your kitchen.

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You will need:

  • 1 cup butter
  • ½ cup powdered sugar
  • 2 cups flour
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
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