Cookies & Biscuits

Have a Gilded Christmas!

Have a Gilded Christmas!

Here’s a way to glitz up your food gifts this Christmas: with a touch of gold! I’ve been obsessed with edible gold paint lately. It’s not always a conscious decision – sometimes I look at a bake and I think ‘This needs something,’ and instinctively reach […]

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

These chocolate cookies are just ridiculous. Ridiculously messy to make. But also ridiculously pretty. And ridiculously soft and fudgy. (Mmm.) Now if you think they’re worth the mess and effort, read on! (Or may I suggest my much simpler Chocolate Chocolate-chip Cookies recipe?)

Cloning Famous Amos Cookies (Part 2)

Cloning Famous Amos Cookies (Part 2)

I’ve made many batches of cookies attempting to recreate those tiny crunchy morsels from Famous Amos. (Even though I’ve written about my cookie experiments only once before.) I’ve gotten close, but never quite there. Here’s a recipe I’ve adapted from Crazy for Crust. The importance difference […]

Raspberry & Nutella Linzer Cookies

Raspberry & Nutella Linzer Cookies

Linzer cookies are almond-flavoured cookies sandwiches with a jam filling that is visible because of a cut-out in the uppermost cookie. These were my cookies of choice for a wedding present to a friend and his bride recently. I was drawn to the idea of heart-shaped […]

Easy Peanut Butter Cookies

Easy Peanut Butter Cookies

I know my Muslim friends will be baking up a storm in preparation for family visitations this Hari Raya Puasa. Here’s a super simple peanut butter cookie recipe that’s perfect with coffee and tea while gossiping catching up with the relatives.