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Pumpkin Halloween cookies

Here we are, deep in October and well on our way to Halloween, so I have set aside all the other holiday cookie recipes in The Joy of Cookies and baked something more appropriate to the season. I was compelled … Continue reading

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Melomakarona

Rich with butter and brandy, scented with orange and honey, and a little zing of clove and cinnamon, these cookies are delicious. After baking the recipe calls for dipping each in a rich, warm syrup of cinnamon, honey, sugar and … Continue reading

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Ciastka Makowe

Ciastka makowe. I’ve done that thing I do when confronted with a new-to-me set of words in another language, and have consulted the online translators to see if they mean what Sharon Tyler Herbst says they mean. Literally, poppy seed … Continue reading

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Edinburgh squares

Liquid gold. Lyle’s golden syrup is amazing. It is not present in the base of this cookie, but with a cup of butter, one and a half of rolled oats and two eggs, it is not missed there. There’s a … Continue reading

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Mazureks and mazurkas

Mazurek, the name given to these cookies by the Poles and/or by Sharon Tyler Herbst, translates to mazurka in the online translators. And the definition of mazurka, according to online dictionaries, is a lively dance or spirited waltz in triple … Continue reading

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