Russian Tea Cookies

As many of you know, as well as contributing to cookrookery, I am also a cartoonist. This recipe I add partially due to the crossover between the two.
The recipe for Russian tea cookies is simple, only 5 ingredients. So simple in fact, it has been “invented” by many, and so common it has many names: [...]

Flourless, butterless, delicious

I’d never have believed it if I hadn’t tried them myself, but a cookie without butter? Sounds like a sin, like a “diet” cookie that couldn’t possibly satisfy, but after seeing the recipe on Heidi Swanson’s 101 Cookbooks, I had to give them a try, just because I love recipes with weird omissions. And [...]

Chewy Chews

Fall isn’t complete without oatmeal raisin cookies. I found this recipe on the back of a cereal box of granola with raisins, not realizing it was a twist on the traditional recipe, using granola instead of plain oats. The flavor was buttery, and the chew went on and on…supremely satisfying if you value [...]