reader's recipes

Melting moments

Melting moments
Rate this Poor x x x x x Great
Current user rating by 1 users: x x x x x

Serving Size: Serves 10 or more
Cuisine type: British/Scottish/Irish
Cooking time: Less than 60 minutes
Course: Snacks
Favourite flavours: Cakes/baking
Cooking method: bake
Special options: Gluten free

Melting moments
INGREDIENTS

250g unsalted butter, chopped, at room temperature   1/3 cup pure icing-sugar, sifted
1/3 cup cornflour
FILLING
1½ cups pure icing-sugar, sifted
40g butter, at room temperature
3 teaspoons vanilla essence
1-2 teaspoons hot water, if required
METHOD

  1. Preheat oven to moderately slow, 160°C. Line 2 baking trays with baking paper.

  2. In a small bowl, using an electric mixer, beat butter and icing sugar together until creamy. Gradually beat in flour and cornflour, until combined.

  3. Roll 2 teaspoonfuls of mixture at a time into balls. Arrange 2cm apart on prepared trays. Using a lightly floured fork, flatten slightly.

  4. Bake for 15-20 minutes until golden and firm. Cool on trays for 5 minutes before transferring to a wire rack to cool completely.

  5. FILLING. Meanwhile, beat icing sugar, butter and vanilla together until creamy, adding a little hot water if necessary. Use to sandwich 2 biscuits together. Store in an airtight container.




comments powered by Disqus

VIDEOS

PHOTOS

ARTICLES

Today's top 5

Jennifer Garner - pregnant again? Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck are thought to be expecting a fourth child after Jen was spotted sporting a large bump. Miranda embarrassed by Bieber, Bloom brawl It looks like Miranda Kerr isn’t too happy with her former husband following his public altercation with Justin Bieber. WATCH: Disney's Into The Woods Trailer revealed Check out a first look at the new trailer for Disney’s upcoming film Into the Woods. Orlando Bloom and Erica Packer spotted holidaying together You might have heard about James Packer and Miranda Kerr's romance but did you know that their exes Orlando Bloom and Erica Packer were getting cosy? Princess Mary’s secret battle While she may be on her way to being Queen of Denmark, Princess Mary’s reigning title has become a sore point with the Danish royal family.
Who wore it best?
One outfit, two celebrities. Who wore it best? You decide!