Kourabiethes - Greek Shortbread Cookies with Confectioner's Sugar and Almonds


  • 1 lb. unsalted butter, softened
  • 2 large egg yolks
  • ½ cup confectioner’s sugar, plus more for dusting (about 2 cups)
  • 2 tbsp. ouzo
  • ½ tsp. vanilla powder (substitute two tsp. vanilla extract)
  • ½ cup almonds, toasted and chopped very finely
  • 1 lb. cake flour (about 3 ½ - 4 cups)
  • + 3 more ingredients
    • ½ tsp. baking powder
    • ½ tsp. baking soda
    • Whole cloves for decoration (optional)

In the bowl of a stand mixer, add the butter and mix until light and fluffy, about 5 minutes. Scrape the sides of the bowl and add egg yolks and confectioner’s sugar. Mix well. Add the ouzo, vanilla, and the toasted chopped almonds. In a separate bowl, sift the flour, baking powder and baking so...

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