Turkish Shortbread Cookies Un Kurabiyesi

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Light cookies flavored with orange zest and orange juice are melting in your mouth!


  • 125g butter, at room temperature
  • ¼ cup olive oil
  • 2 tbsp powdered sugar
  • 3 tbsp corn starch
  • 1 tsp vanilla powder
  • 1 and ¾ cup all purpose flour (whole wheat works fine too)
  • 2 tbsp grated or finely chopped orange zest
  • 3 tbsp orange juice


  • 1 tbsp grated orange zest
  • 2 tbsp powdered sugar


  1. Preheat oven to 150C.
  2. Mix all ingredients except toppings and flour.
  3. Add flour gradually and combine them well until you have a soft and non sticky dough. You might need to add a little more flour or reduce it a little depending on the dough.
  4. Line a baking pan with parchment paper.
  5. Make small balls from cookie dough and place them on the parchment paper.
  6. Press gently on each with a fork to have a nice look.
  7. Bake them for 27 minutes.
  8. Transfer them on a wire rack and let them cold.
  9. Sprinkle grated orange zest and sift powdered sugar on each and serve.


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