Chewy Dark Chocolate Meringue Cookies

What would you get if you combined the fudginess of a brownie, the chewiness of a macaron, and the lightness of a meringue? You would get this glorious chocolate meringue cookie which also has a bit of tartness from the dried cherries, and some crunch from the walnuts. The best part for me is that these […]

Treat Week: Butterscotch Shortbread

Butterscotch shortbread dipped in chocolate. Do I even need to say anything else? You. Want. These. In. Your. Mouth. slightly adapted from: People Magazine (December 14, 2015) makes: One 8-x-8 pan- 32 cookies 2 sticks unsalted butter, softened 3/4 cup dark brown sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 […]

Holiday Spice Cookies

I found this recipe in Southern Living in the Community Cookbook section, which for that issue supplied a few recipes from Food to Die For  (yes, an actual book with “funeral food” recipes). I was not sure whether to laugh or be horrified, but these cookies were originally called Cemetery Ginger Cookies. Nope. What a macabre […]