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  • Brown Butter Cookies
    Brown Butter Cookies
    In June of 1961Gourmet Magazinepublished a cookie recipe called Brown Butter Cookies. In the book The Gourmet Cookie Book: The Single Best Recipe From Each Year, the author has the following to say about this recipe: "A miracle of chemistry:...
  • Honey Refrigerator Cookies
    Honey Refrigerator Cookies
    Refrigerator cookies are always popular during the holiday season. In June of 1942Gourmet Magazinecreated a splendid refrigerator cookie recipe called Honey Refrigerator Cookies. In the book The Gourmet Cookie Book: The Single Best Recipes From...
  • Lemon sprinkle cookie recipe
    Lemon sprinkle cookie recipe
    Use different colored sprinkles to make these cookies suitable for any Holiday!Lemon sprinkle cookie recipe¾ cup margarine1 cup sugar2 eggs½ tsp salt½ tsp baking powder2 to 2 ½ cups flour1 ½ tsp vanilla1 box...
  • Chewy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies
    Holiday recipe: Chewy oatmeal raisin cookies
    The soft chewy texture and hint of cinnamon make these oatmeal raisin cookies a holiday baking classic. This recipe simple, just the way oatmeal cookies should be. They're sweetened with both white and brown sugar for flavor and also to make...
  • Jan Hagels
    Jan Hagels (Cinnamon Almond Wafer Cookies)
    Recently I discovered a book titled The Gourmet Cookie Book: The Single Best Recipe From Each Year 1941-2009 by Gourmet Magazine. I absolutely adored the recipe for sugar shuttles (navettes sucrees) that was originally published in December of...
  • Chocolate-dipped sugar cookies
    Holiday recipe: Chocolate-dipped sugar cookies
    These chocolate-dipped cookies look like something you’d buy at a bakery, but you easily make them at home. The cookie itself is similar to a sugar cookie with a subtle almond flavor from almond extract. The recipe uses powdered sugar...
  • fridge or no fridge sugar cookie recipe
    Fridge or no fridge sugar cookie recipe
    Sugar cookies are great to make for any event or Holiday, all through the year! However, for a lot of people these cookies are a tradition for Christmastime!This recipe can be made a day ahead of baking time and refrigerated or made immediately...
  • Chocolate and Peanut Butter Cookies
    Chocolate and Peanut Butter Cookies
    The combination of chocolate and peanut butter is one of my all-time favorites. So when I discovered that www.tasteofhome.com had created a cookie that combined these two marvelous flavors I couldn't wait to try it out. Not only is this...
  • Christmas Cookies
    Christmas cookie decorating and packaging ideas
    It’s Christmas, which means for most families a traditional day of baking and decorating cookies. Every year our cookies turn out as those pictured above -- simple and sweet. Even though I am not the most creative person, every once in a...
  • No bake holiday cookies
    Holiday cookies with no baking required
    With the clock ticking down to Christmas Day, the good intentions to bake delicious cookies for the kids (and maybe Santa) have faded. All the pretty, decorated sugar cookies, spiced molasses cookies or other family favorites don’t need to...
  • White Fudge Oreo
    12 Days of Chocolate - White fudge covered Oreos
    As we wind down the year and gear up for the last big holiday of the year, its time to look at some of the special chocolate items that come out just for the holiday season. And what better when to taste and review them than in a 12 Days Of...
  • Cookies that are sweet....and salty!
    Cookies that are sweet....and salty!
    Before I begin today's column, I'd like to make mention of a problem with my column for yesterday for the "Japanese Fruitcake". Due to a technical issue, the link for "Japanese Fruit Pie" didn't appear in the...
  • Raspberry Almond Shortbread Cookies
    Raspberry Almond Shortbread Cookies
    Both shortbread cookies and thumbprint cookies are staples in holiday baking. But when I discovered a recipe that mixed the two together and added almond flavor to it I was sold. www.parentpretty.com shared a recipe for raspberry almond shortbread...
  • Sugar cookies fresh from the oven
    No-frost sugar cookies that are soft to the touch
    The smell of cookies baking in the kitchen makes you want to grab a glass of cold milk, and wait for the timer to ring so you can eat. Sugar cookies are not hard to make, and this recipe produces soft cookies that are not cake-like. It is not a...
  • Cookies for a Crowd
    Cookies for a Crowd
    Have you been invited to a cookie exchange this holiday season? While you might not need quite this many cookies (24 dozen), this recipe is an amazing one to read and...bake. The cookie is a delightful butterscotch, raisin, pecan drop cookie with...