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50Total Time
20Prep Time
30Bake Time

Shortbread Rounds

Quick and easy

1 Reviews

  • Egg Free
  • Low Sugar
  • Reduced Calorie

About the bake

We've used Silver Spoon Half Spoon in this shortbread recipe which means overall there is less sugar in the recipe. The taste and texture is not compromised. If you're looking for a shortbread recipe with less sugar, this is the one for you. 

50Total Time
20Prep Time
30Bake Time


  1. Step 1:

    Preheat the oven to 150°C (130°C, 300°F, gas mark 2).

  2. Step 2:

    Cream the butter and Half Spoon together in a food processor.

  3. Step 3:

    Add the flour and semolina and blitz until the mixture forms fine crumbs.

  4. Step 4:

    Add the cold water a little at a time until the mixture begins to form a ball of dough.

  5. Step 5:

    Wrap the dough in clingfilm and chill in the fridge for 30 minutes.

  6. Step 6:

    Remove the dough from the fridge and roll out on a floured surface until 1/2 cm thick.

  7. Step 7:

    Cut into rounds and place on a non-stick baking sheet.

  8. Step 8:

    Bake for 30 minutes until crisp and lightly golden. Allow to cool.

  9. Step 9:

    Sprinkle with the extra Half Spoon and serve.


    • 110g Butter (unsalted)
    • 75g Half spoon granulated sugar (plus extra for dusting)
    • 175g Plain white flour (plus a little extra for dusting)
    • 50g Semolina (Fine)
    • 3 tbsp Water


  • Food processor
  • Cling film
  • Round cutter

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