Tag Archives: oatmeal

Danske småkager and ANZAC crisps

At the very end of our little break I neglected taxes and other computer work for a cookie-based two-fer. First up, Danish dandies (danske småkager). Sharon Tyler Herbst imagines these cookies take their name from their dandy lemon flavor. I’m … Continue reading

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You can’t go wrong with a cuppa buttah

Soft chocolate chippers are our latest foray into Sharon Tyler Herbst’s The Joy of Cookies and they are Yum.My. Besides the aforementioned butter, and the usual suspects (flour, brown sugar, baking soda, salt, and eggs) there is a cup each … Continue reading

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Florentýnky Z Ovesných Vloček

Well. That’s a mouthful. And so are these cookies! Apologies. Could not resist indulging in that bit of silliness. This recipe is from Czechoslovakia (hence the mouthful of a title), according to Sharon Tyler Herbst (The Joy of Cookies), and … Continue reading

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Old-fashioned oatmeal cookies

Another US recipe from The Joy of Cookies, these oatmeal cookies are rich with butter and brown sugar. Sharon Tyler Herbst calls them chameleon-like, saying they change their character with various ingredients. Her variations include coconut-oatmeal, oatmeal-brownie drops (with cocoa … Continue reading

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