For a sweet gift that also gives back, Feed Your Soul Bakery, an online retailer for cookies, brownies, and other baked goods donates a cookie for every order placed to the Coalition for the Homeless, the oldest not-for-profit advocacy group focused on homelessness in the United States.
Cook Time:50 min
Prep Time:15 min
Total Time:1 hours5 min
1/2 pound (2 sticks) unsalted butter, at room temperature
1 cup sugar
1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
2 ¼ cups all-purpose flour
? cup good raspberry jam
Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Cream Butter and Sugar until well combined. With the mixer on low, add the egg and vanilla extract. Add flour.
Reserve 1 ½ - 2 cups for CRUMB topping
Lightly pat the dough evenly on the bottom of a greased 9-inch square baking pan.
Spread raspberry jam across the shortbread base.
Sprinkle your reserved crumbs on top of the raspberry jam. Bake at 350 degrees for 40-50 minutes, until lightly browned. Cool completely and Enjoy.