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Sugar Cookies with Cardamom

Sugar cookies are the easiest to make but rather tasteless so I tweaked the recipe with a bit of cardmom and some homemade vanilla extract. A couple drops of almond extract add a nice flavor to the Royal Icing and doesn't muddle the cardamom flavor of the cookie. ...

Chocolate Hazelnut Bars

02.26.2010 · Posted in Pies, Cakes & Cookies

 These rich cookie bars are so simple to make and you can vary the toppings to suit your family tastes.  Just add your own magic to this very old recipe for Magic Cookie Bars.  Instead of coconut flakes, add dried cranberries, chopped figs or dates.  Grated orange zest and a few grinds of black pepper ...

Olé! Chocolate Glob Brownies

05.27.2009 · Posted in Pies, Cakes & Cookies, Recipes

The original recipe for chocolate globs appeared in Maida Heatter’s   book of Great Chocolate Desserts, published in 1980.  Maida Heatter is a three time winner of the James Beard Award and was inducted into the Chocolateria Magazine’s Hall of Fame.  She is known as “The Queen of Desserts” and her specialty is chocolate.   Maida’s cream ...

Chocolate Hazelnut Bars

05.09.2009 · Posted in Pies, Cakes & Cookies

This recipe is based on “Magic Cookie Bars” from the 1970s.  It’s incredibly easy to make and very rich.  I highly recommend a simple Columbian brewed coffee to sip with these bars.  You don’t want to defuse the flavors of the chocolate, hazelnuts, coconut, and caramelized cream over a graham cracker crust, with a complex espresso ...