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Christmas recipe

Christmas Shortbread Sandwich with Nutella®

Layered Christmas joy

Tender shortbread sandwich cookies filled with creamy Nutella are great for any special occasion! Furthermore, they are one of the easiest and most versatile cookies to bake. Feeling creative? Play around and decorate them with some extra Nutella!

1 h 20 min
Shortbreadssandwich | Nutella


  • 170g flour

  • 55g granulated sugar

  • 100g soft butter

  • a pinch of salt

  • ¾ teaspoon (1.5g) gingerbread spice mix

  • 100g Nutella®


  1. Shortbreadssandwich 1 | Nutella

    In a bowl, mix all the ingredients together, except for the Nutella®, and knead for 1-2 minutes until the dough becomes pliable.

  2. Shortbreadssandwich 2 | Nutella

    Roll out the dough between 2 sheets of baking paper until a thickness of around 4 mm.

  3. Shortbreadssandwich 3 | Nutella

    Cut out the dough using a cookie cutter or any other small shape you can create by yourself on a cardboard sheet and use it as a stencil.
    Refrigerate for 30 minutes.

  4. Shortbreadssandwich 4 | Nutella

    Preheat the oven to 160°C (320°F) and position the baking rack in the middle of the oven.
    Transfer the biscuits onto a baking tray lined with baking paper. Bake for 10-11 minutes, remove from the oven and let them cool down on the tray.
    Fill a piping bag fitted with a small nozzle (about 2 mm) with the Nutella®, pipe 5g of Nutella® on half of the biscuits and assemble with the other half.
    Eventually, decorate your sandwiches with Nutella®.

Sustainable palm oil in Nutella
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Our palm oil is 100% RSPO certified sustainable and traceable and we are committed to no deforestation.

Sustainable cocoa in Nutella
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All the cocoa we buy comes from Rainforest Alliance Certified farms.

Upcycling Nutella jar
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Uhm, while preparing this recipe did you finish your Nutella® jar? You can upcycle it!

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