Turkish Coffee Shortbread Cookies


  • 1 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature
  • 2/3 cup sugar
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 2 1/4 cups all purpose flour
  • 2 Tbsp finely ground coffee (espresso or french roast) Use less for a more subtle effect.
  • 1 Tbsp ground cardamom, use less for a more subtle effect.
  • chocolate coating
  • 8 oz bittersweet chocolate (chips, or cut in small pieces)
  • 1 tsp vegetable oil
Turkish Coffee Shortbread Cookies #cookiesrecipes


  1. Set oven to 350F
  2. Put the sugar in the bowl of a stand mixer and add the butter and salt. Mix together until combined. It doesn't have to be completely smooth.
  3. Mix in the flour, cardamom, and ground coffee until the dough just comes together.
  4. Full instructions visit @theviewfromgreatisland