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Cantucci

Cantucci is a Tuscan biscotti, and, as Martha Stewart says, this variety is also called biscotti di Prato. A biscotti by any other name would smell as sweet. Deepest apologies to William Shakespeare. We were watching Martha the other night when she made...

Irish Whiskey Oatmeal Cookies

It’s a week before St Patrick’s Day – the Irish-American holiday that has finally become a celebration in Ireland. Time to break out the Guinness and Red Breast. I’m Irish – or, at least, 65% Irish and British from my 23 and Me an...

Thumbprints

Just before our inclement weather, I was a bit under the weather. I spent most of 36 hours sleeping ...

Sunday in the Kitchen

I’ve been working on a loaf of sourdough raisin walnut bread for a few days, now… The or...

Chocolate Ganache Peanut Butter Cookies

We’re off to watch the Super Bowl at Victor’s brother’s house later, today. I thin...

Butterscotch Chip Cookies

The upside of having a well-stocked larder is the ability to make just about anything you want ̵...

Torrone al Cioccolato

Torrone al Ciccolato Chocolate Torrone.  How could it be bad?  And La Cu...

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

I just love that Victor is retired. Little things like walking into the house after work and having ...

Pistachio Biscotti

Pistachio Biscotti 2 3/4 cups flour 2 tsp baking powder 1 cube (stick) butter 2/3 cup sugar 3 eggs...

Coconut Balls

New for 2016! 3 cubes butter 1/2 cup powdered sugar 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/2 tsp salt 1 tbsp c...

Oatmeal Cookies

Last night Victor mentioned that we hadn’t had any cookies in a while. Of course he was right....

Cuccidati

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Christmas Cookies 2015

  It’s beginning to look a lot like Diabetic Coma… That means it’s the Annua...

Oatmeal Cookies

I needed a cookie tonight. Several cookies. It’s been a rough couple of days and I needed to ...