Sunday 13 November 2011

Butter Biscuits made with Cookie press.

Lovely rich and buttery biscuits that melt in your mouth, delicious served with a cup of steaming hot tea or coffee.


16 oz plain baking flour(maida)
1 level teaspoon bicarbonate of soda
8 oz butter(soft and at room temperature)
6 oz sugar
1/2 cup warmed milk
few strands saffron


1.Sieve the flour and keep aside.Preheat oven to 200 degrees celcuis
2.Cream the butter and sugar together till soft and creamy.
3.Add the bicarbonate of soda and mix throughly
4.Add the warmed milk and mix throughly.
5.Fold the flour into the butter and sugar mixture.Dough will be soft consistancy as  it needs to be pressed through the  cookie press.

6.Cover and leave the dough to rest for 10 minutes.
7. Divide the dough into 6 parts and roll in to sausage shapes.Place the dough sausage into the bisciut maker and press out biscuits on to greased baking tray.

8.Bake in  a preheated oven 200 degrees C / 400 degrees F  for 15 minutes till golden brown.Transfer to cooling rack.
9. Serve with hot tea.

NB These biscuits can be rolled out and cut into shape with biscuit cutter, if you wish to roll them out instead of using biscuit maker add a little less milk and make the dough slightly firmer to enable rolling out.

You make like :
Masala chai (tea)


  1. Your butter biscuits look really good. Will be really nice with a cup of tea :)

  2. Wow - this reminds me of the biscuits I used to make in Kenya. I will definately make these soon.

  3. fabulous looking cookies wonderfully done

  4. Butter biscuits look so delicious and amazing. Wonderful clicks.

    Hamaree Rasoi

  5. So buttery and yummy!

  6. Wow..Cookies luks so perfect...Pass the bowl :)

  7. Wowww... perfect and tempting cookies.. Yummy !!
    Indian Cuisine

  8. wow wonderful cookies !! loved the shapes !!

    Ongoing event CC-Festive Food

  9. Prefect looking delicious biscuits,hope u got my entries..

  10. Wow..Cookies luks so perfect...

  11. Wonderful recipe! loved the designs...thanks for the recipe..keep rocking posting more recipes!

  12. Butter cookies always has been and always will be my favorite! Thanks for sharing =)

  13. Like butter biscuits. The biscuit maker looks like a gadget I'd like to get.

  14. Wow these look amazing. Will have to try making them myself.

  15. I have a cookie press but only one recipe for it so far, will have to give this one a try.

  16. These biscuits are to die for. Simple and melt-in-mouth. I do make them but will try your recipe too.


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