Fun Recipes for First-Time Bakers

The beginning of a new year is always a great time to start new hobbies. For some people, that means trying a new sport, learning a new language, or reading more books. But many others’ resolution for the year to come is usually to learn how to bake, which can sound intimidating. So let’s start easy. Here are some 3-ingredient recipes for inexperienced bakers.

Shortbread Biscuits

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Starting with the easiest of all, shortbread biscuits. With a simple 1-2-3 rule, this delicious recipe can be memorized super quickly. Using one part sugar, two parts butter, and three parts flour, these tasty cookies will make an inexperienced baker look like a professional chef. Just don’t forget to pierce little holes on your cookies with a fork – this helps the dessert bake evenly!