Espresso Shortbreads- Crisp shortbread cookies made with espresso and a luscious chocolate icing are the perfect treat for your sweetheart! These little treats are so simple to make and are sure to please the coffee lover in your life. The espresso flavor is subtle but definitely noticeable, adding a hint of complexity to the traditional shortbread cookie.
Can I use instant coffee instead of espresso powder? Absolutely! To make up for the weaker taste of espresso powder, add an extra teaspoon to guarantee a delicious cup.
What is the difference between a shortbread cookie and a Scottish shortbread cookie? A regular shortbread cookie is made with butter, sugar, and flour. Scottish shortbread usually has a higher ratio of butter to dry ingredients, resulting in an even richer flavor.
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