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Stracciatella Cheesecake Cookies

Stracciatella cheesecake cookies

Canadian readers will know what I’m talking about when I say “Festive Special.” Every Christmas, a chain called Swiss Chalet offers their quarter chicken dinner with cranberry sauce and a spongy, sage laden side that they call stuffing. It’s sub-par, but the real draw is the package of 5 assorted Lindor chocolates that it comes with. Dark, milk, hazelnut, white and stracciatella, an orb of white chocolate enrobed in more white chocolate, studded with chocolate shards.

Finely chopped unsweetened Camino chocolate

Camino unsweetened chocolate, chopped into a pile of delicious shards, ready to create the stracciatella effect.

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A Cookie With Milk In It

Chocolate chip condensed milk cookies

Old dog, new trick

I make chocolate chip cookies often. My go-to recipe is simple, though I’ve played with it in many ways (surprise, surprise). I’ve added coffee, corn syrup, corn starch, varied the chocolate, changed the flour, patted it into bars… Continue reading

Salted Caramel Sandwich Cookies

Are you tired of salted caramel yet?  Me either.  Bacon everything I think I’m done with (though bacon caramel corn is always awesome).  And I may be over quinoa, despite never having had it.  But salted caramel still rocks my socks. Continue reading