Archive for the 'Cookies' Category


Caramel Popcorn Cookies

This is one fun cookie! This is a party cookie. Seriously, caramel and popcorn? So fun, so good. This is an easy basic cookie dough recipe with the additions of the fun stuff (caramel and popcorn). Make these, you won’t be sorry. And then have a party   Caramel Popcorn Cookies   Ingredient:   1 1/4 cups granulated sugar 1/2
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Orange-Almond Mandelbrot

Passover is just around the corner and this is a wonderful cookie to have on hand. Mandelbrot (almond bread) is an Eastern European Jewish cookie, a kind of biscotti. The dough is baked twice, first in a log, and then sliced and baked again. And because it is almost Passover, the flour in this recipe can easily be substituted with
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Flourless 3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies

In a hurry? Feeling like a good peanut butter cookie? Make these. Just do it. And if it is not obvious they are gluten free…. well, they are. NO FLOUR.  Add some chocolate chips for the ultimate in goodness. Now go make these already……   Flourless 3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies   Ingredients:   1 cup peanut butter 1 cup
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Cherry White Chocolate Chip Cookies

These are simple and sweet and kinda just melt in your dipping cup of tea. It’s the end of January and it’s dark and cold and you just need to put that oven on and bake these. And dip. Go for it, like right now…… Cherry White Chocolate Chip Cookies   Ingredients   1 cup butter 1 cup brown sugar,
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Meyer Lemon Cookies

  So the crazy thing is that it’s the middle of winter and yet I happen to have a potted Meyer Lemon Tree that because of the cold I brought into my sun room and low and behold (!) it is putting out lemons like nothing is stopping it!! I guess it is really appreciating the nice warm sunroom and
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This is not your average layered pan bar. Carmelita’s are these great little sandwich bars that have this delicious center of chocolate, sticky caramel and pecans – such a win-win…..They’re rich and buttery and would make a fantastic holiday cookie….And don’t forget, these make a big batch so yeah, make a batch and throw a holiday party. You have plenty.
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Bacon Pecan Meringues

One of us LOVES bacon because every thing is better with bacon, or so ONE of us thinks so anyway. So the idea of combining bacon in a meringue with a favorite nut of ours just seemed like a good idea. And maybe it still does to some of you. But here is what the one of us who loves
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Lime Shortbread with Dried Cherries

So what’s the deal with these cookies? Well, we’ll tell you…..even though they might appear as your every day run of the mill shortbread recipe, and they kinda are, the fresh lime for tartness and dried cherries also for tartness and texture, really turn these into something a bit special. A nice summer cookie for sure. The other bonus in
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Mini S’mores Cookie Cups

These really are good, addictive actually. Yep, addictive – and one of us doesn’t even really like marshmallows so….go figure. It’s a S’more all tidy and yummy with no sharp sticks or actual fire involved. Make these and go camping or eat them straight off your kitchen counter. You won’t be sorry. This is a BIG batch if you make
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Brown Butter Chocolate Chunk Toasted Pecan Cookies

Whoa, that’s quite the mouthful of a name for a cookie isn’t it?!  We had to do that so you wouldn’t miss any of the reasons why we love these cookies: because of all those awesome things inside. This is the perfect picnic cookie and well worth the extra effort of browning the butter and toasting the pecans. The secret
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