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Chocolate Meringue Rocky Road Cookies

Chocolate Meringue Rocky Road Cookies

ShareTweet For our book club meeting last night, I made these incredibly rich chocolate meringue cookies. By adding marshmallows, the cookies became Rocky Road Chocolate Meringue Cookies, a nod to the rough life of the main character in The Goldfinch. I modified a recipe I found on Eva’s Daily Doses of Sugar blog. Eva’s recipeContinue Reading

Candied Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies: a Marriage Made in Heaven

Candied Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies: a Marriage Made in Heaven

ShareTweet Bacon and chocolate, together in a cookie, are, most definitely, a marriage made in heaven. As candied bacon tends to disappear in our house, I have to quickly grab a couple of strips to hide when I make a new batch. A couple of strips is plenty to give these chocolate chip cookies aContinue Reading

Midnight Cherry Cookies

Midnight Cherry Cookies

ShareTweet Romantics make unconventional bakers. I want my kitchen full of magic, full of spontaneous last minute ingredients. A pinch here, a pinch there. I don’t need the certainty of the same result every time. For every failure, I’ll have a surprise success.¬†Every time slick egg whites whip up into perfect peaks, I am dazzledContinue Reading

Sweet and Crumbly Sables: a Grown Up Sugar Cookies for the Entire Family

Sweet and Crumbly Sables: a Grown Up Sugar Cookies for the Entire Family

ShareTweet My kids are suckers for sugar cookies in pretty shapes. We buy them, we make them, but they don’t give me the same thrill as my children. When it comes to sugar cookies, my heart belongs to the French sugar cookie: le Sabl√© (pron: sablay). Sable is the French word for sand, a referenceContinue Reading