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Cinnamon Sugar Madeline Cookies

Adapted from Nancy Fuller’s Cinnamon Sugar Madelines These are quick and easy cookies as long as you have a Madeline pan. The dough is really more like a cake batter than a cookie dough. They go so well with tea or coffee in the morning! You can certainly fancy them […]

 
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Pineapple Coconut Thumbprint Cookies

Adapted from Cooking Classy Pineapple Coconut Thumbprints We just started planning a trip to the Big Island of Hawaii and I am so excited!! I immediately started craving tropical flavors. On a trip to the grocery store, I found this pineapple mango fruit spread and decided that I needed to […]

 
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Best Cut-out Sugar Cookies Ever

Adapted from out of print Joy of Cooking recipe This is the cut-out cookie recipe that my mom always made when I was growing up from her 1960s era Joy of Cooking cookbook. In it, it’s called “Rich Roll Cookies”. It makes a dough with no leavening (i.e. baking soda […]

 
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Citrus Palmiers ala Capri

Adapted from Ina Garten’s Palmiers Is it possible to improve on an Ina Garten recipe? I didn’t think so, until I decided to try to make her palmiers. When my husband and I were on our honeymoon in Italy, we went to a bakery everyday to try cookies and sweets. […]

 
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Spicy Chocolate Devil Cookies

Adapted from Baker’s Brigade Chewy Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies I call these Chocolate Devil cookies because of the spice and heat along with the chocolate. The espresso deepens the chocolate flavor. I also like to use red sparkling sugar on them. These would be great for Valentine’s Day, but I […]