Matcha + Rose Shortbread


 Prep Time : 15 Minutes | Cook Time : 20 Minutes | Total Time : 1 hour | Difficulty : Easy

Hello my lovelies! I’ve had shortbread on the brain lately. After seeing a post in my Instagram feed I just couldn’t get it out of my head. I worked on a few flavour variations. Some worked. Some didn’t. One recipe has been filed away for my book. The other delicious combination is this one. I like the flavours in shortbread to be subtle so that the toasted butter flavour still come through. This hint of matcha is just enough to give a background note that blends with the buttery goodness. The rose petals are beautiful and give a little pop of flavour here and there. Shortbread is one of my favourites. Because butter. It’s so simple and quick to prepare. Every mouthful is melting buttery heaven. Use good fresh butter to get the best results.

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Matcha + White Chocolate Sandwich Cookies


 Prep Time : 30 + 15 Minutes | Cook Time : 10 Minutes | Total Time : 2 hours | Difficulty : Moderate

Matcha + White Chocolate Sandwich Cookies

If you know me then you know I am all about tea. I just went to check and I have at least TWELVE kinds. Hot drinks are my jam. I have been experimenting with matcha cookies for a little while and these are perfect. The cookies have a delicate fresh grassy green tea flavour and the filling is sweet and vanilla-y.  It’s a fabulous flavour combination that also sounds fancy as hell. These are the perfect cookies to impress either at an afternoon tea or as an after dinner treat. I used a cookie press to form them but a piping bag with a large closed-star pastry tip will work just as well.

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