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Archive for December, 2010
My roommate introduced me to these cookies this year. He made them for our Cookies and Cocktails party. They’re quick and easy to make, and a great cookie to enlist children’s help, although adult supervision is still needed. The cookie is slightly chewy with an excellent chocolate flavor. Serve with a glass of milk.
The first Saturday in December we hosted a Cookie and Cocktail party. Mulled wine, egg nog, and a lot of holiday cookies. A number of guest also brought cookies. See the photos below and stay tuned for some more cookie recipes coming this week.
This year at work we had a Christmas tree decorating competition. Our department decided to do a Chipotle/Mexican food themed tree, complete with (more…)
Adapted from Gourmet magazine.
I first made this recipe 2 years ago, after seeing it in Gourmet magazine. They looked so gorgeous, sounded delicious, and had a unique quality for a holiday cookie, that I ignored the complexity and just dove right in. These cookies do require a little more time and planning, but they are well worth the effort. A complexity of taste and texture, these cookies have a tender, flaky pastry, wrapped around chewy candied orange, with a slight crunch of sweetened pistachio. These cookies offer a more grown-up holiday treat.