Category Archives: Cookies

Pistachio and Cranberry Biscotti with Chocolate

IMG_2824This biscotti originates with ‘Biscotti di Stephi’, Steph McVox’s biscotti recipe. I love this biscotti for its soft cookie-like crumb. Not too crisp, yet it holds up when dunked into a coffee (or wine, if you will).

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The Best Chocolate Chip Cookie in the Whole World

chocolate chip cookiesThis chocolate chip cookie is divine. That’s because the good folks over at America’s Test Kitchen have deconstructed and reconstructed what was likely already a perfect chocolate chip cookie and made it even better. How you ask?

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Lemon Coconut Nanaimo Bars

lemony naniamo barThese are the best Nanaimo bars I’ve ever tasted. My mom and sister (Steph McVox) agree and these will be added to the family cookbook. My sis and I have a tendency to be synchronized. Especially in the kitchen. Continue reading

Chocolate Rosemary Cookies

Chocolate Rosemary CookieThose who know me well know my passion for rosemary. I’m also a big fan of chucks of chocolate. What if you put these two lovely things together? Imagine my delight when I spotted these cookies at Beaucoup Bakery and Cafe. Continue reading

Classic Chocolate Brownies

chocolate brownies
I can’t take any credit for this brownie recipe. The good folks at America’s Test Kitchen tested this recipe to perfection as they do all their recipes. Continue reading

Savoury Cheddar Thumbprint Cookies

Savoury Cheddar Thumbprint Cookie

These jelly-bejeweled cookies can be served as appetizers alongside your Christmas cheese plate. They would pair well with a glass of your favourite bubbly, wine or cocktail. Continue reading

Lemon Vanilla Shortbread Cookies

Lemon vanilla shortbread cookies
I have discovered that vanilla seems to go with everything! It especially goes well with lemon in a shortbread cookie. Continue reading