Vanilla star biscuits

A guest recipe by Baking Mad
40 biscuits
Preparation time:
20 mins + 30 mins chill time
Cooking time:
12 mins

These biscuits are perfect for giving as a gift or for a party

Ingredients checklist


Step 1

Preheat the oven to 180°C (160°C fan, 350°F, gas mark 4) Line 2 baking trays with non-stick baking paper

Step 2

Cream the butter, sugar and vanilla extract together in a mixing bowl until creamy. Add the egg and continue to mix , gradually adding the flour until you reach a soft dough. Wrap in clingfilm and chill for 30 minutes

Step 3

Roll out the dough 5mm/1/4" thick on a surface dusted with a little flour. Cut out 40 stars. Place on the baking trays and bake for about 15 minutes until golden brown

Step 4

Remove and cool on a wire rack

Step 5

To decorate, melt the white chocolate and drizzle over the top of the stars. Leave to set

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