Alfajores, sweet crumbly biscuits from Argentina
Preheat the oven to 180C/160C Fan/Gas 4. Line 2 baking trays with baking paper. Put the butter, caster sugar and vanilla extract in a bowl and mix together with a spoon.
Add the cornflour and plain flour, then mix into a dough with a spoon. Shape into a flat cake with your hands, wrap in clingfilm and chill for 15 mins.
Unwrap the dough. Put it on a work surface sandwiched between 2 sheets of clingfilm and roll out to 3mm thick. Remove the top sheet of film. READ MORE…