Examples from the Web for shortbread
"Ah," she said, "I know what he wants," and took down from a shelf a plate of shortbread.
Mother made tea and gave them shortbread and was so a-flutter herself that she broke one of her company dishes.Nan Sherwood's Summer Holidays|Annie Roe Carr
He soon scorned crocus bulbs and even bread-crumbs, insisting on a diet of shortbread cake and nuts.The Strange Story Book|Mrs. Andrew Lang
As a result of the "consultation," Mary Joe cut the shortbread and added a dish of preserves to the bill of fare.Anne Of Avonlea|Lucy Maud Montgomery
This was right; the dog paid his halfpenny, took his shortbread, and ate it with decorous satisfaction.