Basic Biscuit Dough

Prep Time: 
5 mins
Cook Time: 
15 mins
about 30 cookies

Additional Info:

Ingredients: 
250g
Butter, softened
140g
Caster sugar
1
egg yolk
2 Table Spoons
Vanilla extract
300g
Plain flour
Method: 

Mix 250g softened butter and 140g caster sugar in a large bowl with a wooden spoon, then add 1 egg yolk and 2 tsp vanilla extract and briefly beat to combine. Sift over 300g plain flour and stir until the mixture is well combined – you might need to get your hands in at the end to give everything a really good mix and press the dough together.