Cranberry-Orange Shortbread

Enjoy these homemade cranberry shortbread bars with orange flavor - perfect for dessert.

  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 1 hr 30 min
  • ingredients 9
  • servings 32

Ingredients

1
cup butter, softened
3/4
cup powdered sugar
1/4
cup granulated sugar
1 1/2
teaspoons grated orange peel
1/2
teaspoon vanilla
2
cups all-purpose flour
1/3
cup cornstarch
1/4
teaspoon salt
1/2
cup sweetened dried cranberries, chopped
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Line bottom and sides of 13x9-inch pan with foil, leaving foil overhanging at 2 opposite sides of pan; spray foil with cooking spray.
  • 2 In large bowl, beat butter, powdered sugar, granulated sugar and orange peel with electric mixer on low speed until blended. Add vanilla. Beat on medium speed until light and fluffy. Stir in flour, cornstarch and salt. Stir in cranberries. Press dough evenly in pan.
  • 3 Bake 30 to 32 minutes or until set. Cool completely in pan on cooling rack. Use foil to lift out of pan. Cut into 8 rows by 4 rows.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    106
    ,
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    6g
    6%
    (Saturated Fat
    4g,
    4%
    ),
    Sodium
    69mg
    69%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    13g
    13%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1/2g
    1/2%
    ),
    Protein
    1g
    1%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    0%;
    Exchanges:
    1 Other Carbohydrate; 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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