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Greek Butter Cookies Recipe

Greek Butter Cookies Recipe

Greek Butter Cookies is a classic recipe. Sweet, crumbly, buttery, aromatic, perfect for a treat.
Course Dessert
Cuisine Greek
Keyword Greek Butter Cookies Recipe
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 6
Calories 190kcal
Author wwwmygreeksalad


  • 1/2 cup / 115 g. butter
  • 3/4 cup / 120 g. sugar
  • 3 eggs
  • 2 cups / 220 g. all purpose flour sifted
  • 1 egg white slightly beaten
  • 1/2 cup / 70 g. almonds chopped


  • Preheat the oven to 170oC / 340oF.
  • In a standing mixer with the paddle attachment beat butter with sugar until fluffy. Gradually add the eggs, beating after each addition. Beat in sifted flour until mixture is incorporated.
  • Scoop about 1 tsp dough and roll into a ball. Place on a baking pan covered with baking sheet. Repeat, placing cookies 2 in. apart.
  • Brush them with egg white. Sprinkle with chopped almonds.
  • Bake for 20 minutes, until golden and crispy.