Yummy with tea, this light shortbread is always a party favourite!

Whipped Shortbread
1 lb butter, at room temperature
1 cup icing sugar
3 cups flour
1/2 cup cornstarch
1 tsp. vanilla

Beat all ingredients together with electric mixture until the mixture resembles whipped cream. Roll into balls or drop by the teaspoonful onto a lightly greased cookie sheet. May be topped with silver balls, sprinkles or glazed cherries or a chocolate chip.

Bake for about 15 minutes @ 350 ยบ F.

This recipe can be halved, but why? Make the whole batch and give some away. I guarantee it will make somebody smile!