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Simple and Easy Chocolate Shortbread Recipe

This is a really simple recipe for chocolate shortbread that will be great to help you get the children cooking in the kitchen.


  • 110g plain flour

  • 40g cocoa

  • 100g butter

  • 50g sugar


  • 1.

    Preheat oven to 180C.

  • 2.

    Rub flour, cocoa and butter together with your fingers.

  • 3.

    Add sugar and massage to make a dough.

  • 4.

    Wrap dough in plastic and place in fridge to rest for 30 minutes.

  • 5.

    Roll out dough onto a lightly floured benchtop.

  • 6.

    Using a cookie cutter cut dough into shapes.

  • 7.

    Dust lightly with caster sugar and bake for 20 minutes.

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Posted by Report
you need a lot more butter than this to make sure it binds!!
Posted by Report
does this recipe not work properly?