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Ingredients Classic Cream Cheese Dough: 8 ounces (2 sticks) unsalted butter, at room temperature 8 ounces cream cheese, at room temperature 2 cups all-purpose flour (measured and sifted) Filling: 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 teaspoon cinnamon 3/4 cup unsalted roasted almonds 3/4 cup raisins 1/2 cup seedless raspberry preserves or jam (Sour cherry preserve is also great!) All-purpose flour, [ ... ]

Bubby Judy’s Mandelbrot

3 eggs 1 cup sugar 1 cup oil 1 teaspoon vanilla 3 cups all purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 cup chopped toasted almonds 1/2 cup chocolate chips 3/4 cup toasted coconut, cooled. 1/4 cup chopped maraschino cherries beat eggs and sugar, add oil, vanilla, add flour and baking powder till a soft dough forms, add rest [ ... ]

Triple Chocolate Biscotti/Mandelbrot

Perfect for Passover or any other time. Makes 24 to 36 4 ounces bittersweet chocolate, chopped 1¼ cups sugar ½ cup vegetable oil 2 eggs ½ cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 tablespoon potato starch 1½ cups ground almonds or almond meal ¼ teaspoon salt 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips 1. Set the oven at 350 degrees. Line a large rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper. 2. In a [ ... ]

Triple the Ginger Cookies

Ingredients 3/4 cup butter 1 cup packed brown sugar 1 egg 1/4 cup molasses 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons ground ginger 2 teaspoons baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 tablespoons minced fresh ginger root 1/2 cup chopped crystallized ginger Directions In a large bowl, cream together the butter and brown sugar until smooth. Beat in the egg [ ... ]

Heart Shaped Giant Cookie

Perfect for Valentine’s Day. Enjoy! 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter softened 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/3 cup granulated sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 large egg 1 3/4 cups chocolate chips divided INSTRUCTIONS PREHEAT oven to 375° F. Grease and wax paper-line 8 1/2 [ ... ]

Oatmeal Coconut Cookies

Makes 12 – 14 cookies 1/2 cup butter, at room temperature ½ cup granulated sugar ¾ cup light brown sugar 2 large eggs 2 tsp. vanilla extract 2 cups flour 2 cups old-fashioned rolled oats ¾ tsp. salt 1 tsp. cinnamon 1 tsp. baking soda ¼ cup shredded coconut 2 cups confectioners sugar 1. Heat the oven to 350°F. 2. Combine [ ... ]

Momofuku Milk Bar Chocolate-Chocolate Cookies

Deep and dark chocolate cookies with a salty bite and crunchy chocolate crumbs. Ingredients Chocolate Crumb: ⅔ Cup all purpose unbleached flour 1 tsp cornstarch ½ Cup sugar ⅔ Cup cocoa powder 1 tsp. kosher salt 6 Tbsp. unsalted butter, melted For the cookies: 16 Tbsp unsalted butter at room temperature 1½ C sugar 2 [ ... ]

Giant Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake

2 sticks unsalted butter, softened 1 cup packed light brown sugar 1/2 cup granulated sugar 2 large eggs 2 cups plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 2 cups bittersweet chocolate chips 1/2 cup chopped toasted walnuts Confectioners’ sugar, for garnish Sweetened cocoa, for garnish Sweetened whipped cream, accompaniment Directions Preheat [ ... ]

Thin and Crispy Oatmeal Cookies

Dear cookie lovers, these oatmeal cookies are perfect. if you are a thin and crispy oatmeal cookie lover, these are for you! and if you are like me and prefer your cookies soft and chewy, well, these are still for you! I have never had a more delicious [ ... ]

Chocolate Biscotti

Chocolate Biscotti (Dorie Greenspan) Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 2 tbsp instant espresso powder 3/4 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp baking powder 1 tsp salt 6 tbsp unsalted butter, room temperature 1 cup sugar 2 large eggs, lightly beaten 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 cup chopped almonds 4 oz bittersweet chocolate chips Directions Preheat oven to [ ... ]

Orange Butter Cookies with Grand Marnier Glaze

Yields about 3 dozen cookies Citrus cookies with a Grand Marnier glaze take their cue from crêpes Suzette, the classic dessert of flambéed crêpes and boozy orange sauce. Make the cookies 10-1/2 oz. (2-1/3 cups) unbleached all-purpose flour; more as needed 1/2 tsp. table salt 1/4 tsp. baking powder 8 oz. [ ... ]

Chocolate Almond Biscotti

Yields about 1 dozen 1/4 cup unsalted butter, room temperature 3/4 cup granulated sugar 2 large eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 4 ounces slivered almonds, toasted 1/4 cup bittersweet chocolate chips 1 ounce bittersweet chocolate, melted (for [ ... ]

chocolate almond toffee bars

Anna Olson INGREDIENTS 1 1/2 cups rolled oats 1/2 cup graham cracker crumbs 1/4 tsp fine salt 1/2 cup unsalted butter, melted 1 cup Skor toffee bits 1 cup chocolate chips 1 cup sliced almonds 300-mL can sweetened condensed milk INSTRUCTIONS Preheat the oven to 350°F (180°C). Grease and line an 8-inch (2 L) square pan with parchment [ ... ]

Oatmeal, Chocolate chip & Pecan Cookies

2 1/2 cups old-fashioned rolled oats 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 cups unsalted butter, at room temperature 1 cup granulated sugar 1 cup light brown sugar 2 large eggs, at room temperature 1/2 tablespoon pure vanilla extract 2 cups chocolate chips 1 cup [ ... ]

Big Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Oversized cookies are easy to make at home. For a variety, you can use butterscotch flavoured chips, chocolate chips or 1 cup of chopped nuts. 1 cup butter or margarine softened 1 1/2 cups firmly packed brown sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 1/2 cups AP Flour 2 teaspoons baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 2 [ ... ]

Cappuccino Biscotti

Ingredients 2 cups all purpose flour 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp instant espresso 1/4 cup cold unsalted butter, cut into small cubes 1/2 cup chopped pecans 1/2 cup of chocolate chips, semi sweet 3 large eggs, beaten 2 tblsp kahlua liqueur 1/2 cinnamon 1/2 tsp salt Instructions Preheat oven to 350F. Line a baking [ ... ]

Chocolate Oatmeal Bars

Chewy, nutty, chocolatey — delicious! from Baking: From My Home to Yours For the oatmeal layer: 2½ cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon 2 sticks (8 ounces) unsalted butter, at room temperature 2 cups (packed) brown sugar 2 large eggs 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 3 cups old-fashioned (rolled) oats 1 [ ... ]

Chocolate Pecan Walnut Globs

Fabulous! one of the best cookies I ever made. Enjoy! Definitely will satisfy your chocolate cookie/brownie cravings! Ingredients 6 tablespoons (3/4 stick) unsalted butter 12 ounces semisweet chocolate chips, divided 2 ounces unsweetened chocolate 2 extra-large eggs 1 tablespoon instant espresso powder 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 3/4 cup sugar 1/3 cup plus 1 tablespoon all-purpose [ ... ]

Chocolate Chip Cookies with Brown Butter

Who doesn’t love chocolate chip cookies? Myself, I must have tried about a dozen different chocolate chip cookie recipes. Now! THESE chocolate chip cookies. They belong to Cooks Illustrated, so you know they have no other option but to be amazing. And they are. But with that it [ ... ]

Apple Caramel Streusel Squares

Ingredients 2 1/4 cups Flour 1 1/3 cups quick-cooking oats 2/3 cup firmly packed light brown sugar 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 3/4 teaspoon baking soda 3/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup cold butter, cut up 6 medium cooking apples, peeled, cored and diced small juice of 1/2 lemon 1 (14 oz.) can Eagle Brand® Sweetened Condensed Milk 1 [ ... ]

Almond and Cranberry Biscotti

Makes about 2 dozen Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 3/4 cup sugar 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature 1 teaspoon grated lemon zest 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 large eggs 1 cup toasted slivered almonds coarsely chopped, to toast almonds, 350 deg for 8 minutes. 2/3 cup dried cranberries Directions Preheat the oven to [ ... ]

Turtle Cookies

fantastic cookie! The caramel stays soft. It turns out to be one fabulous looking cookie that is equally delicious. about 2 dozen cookies Recipe from America’s Test Kitchen Holiday Cookies 2010 Special Issue Ingredients 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/3 cup cocoa powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 8 tablespoons (1 stick) unsalted butter, softened 2/3 cup [ ... ]

Pecan Coconut Squares with Chocolate ganache glaze

4 oz butter 1/4c sugar 1 whole egg 1 1/4 cups AP flour 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt 1/2 teaspoon vanilla Cream butter, sugar, vanilla and salt until smooth and creamy. Mix in the egg and then, on low speed, mix in the flour until mostly incorporated. Finish folding the dough together by [ ... ]

chocolate chip cookie bowls

The Chocolate Chip Cookie Bowl Michael Ruhlman 8 ounces butter, room temperature 4 ounces brown sugar 4 ounces white sugar 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla 8 ounces flour (about a cup and a half) 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 cup chocolate chips Put the butter, brown sugar, white sugar, egg and vanilla extract into the bowl [ ... ]

Sweet Cake Thins

I really like cake and I really like cookies, so…. I made my carrot cake recipe in 2 5×9 load pans, same for my banana bread and sliced them thin, (Easy to do when the loaves are cold, or semi frozen, wrap in foil paper and put them [ ... ]

Chocolate-Espresso Cookie Balls

Cocoa, coffee and pecans are rolled together in these semisweet, sugar-dusted cookies. Anyone who is a chocolate and espresso fan is sure to love these! 2 sticks softened unsalted butter 1/2 cup sugar 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 2 teaspoons instant espresso powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 [ ... ]

White, Milk & Dark Chocolate Chip Cookies

approximately 40 cookies Ingredients 8 ounces (2 sticks) unsalted butter 3/4 cup granulated sugar 3/4 cup firmly-packed light brown sugar 2 large eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 cup chopped walnuts or pecans 3/4 cup bittersweet chocolate chips 3/4 cup milk chocolate chips 3/4 cup white chocolate chips Directions Combine the butter [ ... ]

Brownie Bottom Cherry Cheesecake Squares

INGREDIENTS 1 cup 60% Cacao Bittersweet Chocolate Baking Chips (divided) 3/4 cup and 1/4 cup for drizzle after cooled. 1⁄2 cup unsalted butter Nonstick cooking spray 1-1⁄2 cups granulated sugar 2 large eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup all-purpose flour 1⁄4 teaspoon baking soda 1⁄4 teaspoon salt 2 8-ounce packages cream cheese, softened 1 cup cherry preserves 1⁄2 [ ... ]

Blueberry Streusel Bars with Lemon-Cream Filling

Blueberry Streusel Bars with Lemon-Cream Filling 1 cup unsalted butter, softened; more for the pan 3 cups all-purpose flour 1-1/2 cups old-fashioned rolled oats (not quick oats) 1-1/3 cups packed light brown sugar 1 tsp. table salt 1 tsp. baking powder 1 large egg, separated 14-oz. can sweetened condensed milk 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice 2 tsp. grated [ ... ]

Dangerously Delicious Jumbo Brownies

There are brownies and then there are these Jumbo Brownies. I found this recipe in Food & Wine a few weeks ago and knew I was going to make them. The idea of jumbo brownies was way too good to be ignored. They really are [ ... ]

Lemon Macadamia Biscotti

Biscotti are long and hard cookies that many enjoy by dipping into coffee, hot chocolate, or wine. As fancy coffee shops become more and more popular, biscotti have also become more fashionable and expensive. The name “biscotti” is Italian and literally means twice baked – which is exactly [ ... ]

Creamy Lemon Squares

From one of my favorite chef’s Anna Olsen Makes 1 8-inch square pan Cuts into squares Ingredients: Base: 1 cup all-purpose flour ¼ cup sugar ½ cup cold unsalted butter, cut into pieces Filling: ½ pkg (4 oz) Kraft Philadelphia™ hard cream cheese, at room temperature . Brick 1 ½ cups sugar ¼ cup all-purpose flour 2 tsp finely grated [ ... ]

Almond Cookie Thins

4 eggs 1/2 cup sugar 1 1/2 cups flour 1 teaspoon almond extract 1 cup whole almonds beat all ingredients well except almonds, fold in almonds, bake in a greased loaf pan at 350 degs for 35 – 40 min let cool on wire rack, wrap in tin foil till cold or over night, [ ... ]

Oatmeal Chocolate Caramel Bars

• Nonstick Cooking Spray • 32 soft caramel candies, unwrapped • 1/4 cup heavy cream or evaporated milk • 1 cup old-fashioned rolled oats • 1 cup all-purpose flour • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda • 1/4 teaspoon salt • 10 tablespoons (1 1/4 sticks) butter, melted • 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips • 1/2 cup chopped pecans (optional) 1. Preheat oven to 350F degrees. [ ... ]

Valentine Chocolate Chip Cookie

Makes One Large Cookie 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons all purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup butter or margerine softened 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/3 cup granulated sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1 egg 1 cup semi sweet chocolate chips. combine flour baking soda and salt in small bowl. Beat butter sugars and vanilla in [ ... ]

Cocoa Brownies bumped up

Use the best cocoa you know for these fabulous brownies. Alice Medrich Yield: Makes 16 large or 25 smaller brownies 10 tablespoons (1 1/4 sticks) unsalted butter 1 1/4 cups sugar 3/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder (natural or Dutch-process) 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 2 cold large eggs 1/2 [ ... ]

Fresh Raspberry Bars

1 cup unsalted butter (2 sticks) cut into 1-inch chunks 1/4 cup packed light brown sugar 1/2 tsp. kosher salt 2 cups unbleached all-purpose flour 3/4 cup seedless raspberry jam 1 pint (2 cups) fresh raspberries 8-oz. pkg. cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 Tbsp. unbleached all-purpose flour 1 large egg 1 large egg yolk 1 [ ... ]

Chewy Cherry Almond Bars

Ingredients • 1 cup butter, softened • 2 cups packed brown sugar • 2 teaspoons baking powder • 1 egg • 1 teaspoon almond extract • 2 cups all-purpose flour • 2 cups regular rolled oats • 1/2 cup sliced almonds • 1 cup sour cherry preserves Directions 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Line a 13x9x2-inch [ ... ]

Raspberry Oat Squares

Raspberry oat squares are a must-have—simple oat bars smothered with fresh raspberries and preserves. Sometimes I cut these squares bigger. Then I can still say, “I was good, I only ate two.” This recipe can be made in a standing mixer or a food processor. 2½ cups all-purpose flour 2/3 cup [ ... ]

Chocolate Pecan Caramel Squares

Special people deserve special treats. Chocolate Pecan Caramel Squares 2 cups all purpose flour 1 cup golden brown sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup plus 6 tablespoons chilled unsalted butter, cut into 1/2-inch cubes 2/3 cup sugar 6 tablespoons heavy whipping cream 1/4 cup honey 6 ounces pecans, coarsely chopped 4 ounces bittersweet chocolate Preheat oven to [ ... ]

Cream Cheese, Apple Butter Oat Bars

very good and better the next day. If you cant find unsalted cashews, almonds work well with this recipe • 2 cups all-purpose flour • 2 cups quick-cooking oats • 2 cups chopped unsalted cashews chopped • 1 & 3/4 cup granulated sugar, divided into 1 cup and 3/4 cup • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda • 1 cup butter, melted • 16 [ ... ]

OATMEAL COCONUT RASPBERRY BARS

1 1/2 cups sweetened flaked coconut 1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 cup packed light brown sugar 1/4 cup granulated sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 sticks (3/4 cup) cold unsalted butter, cut into pieces 1 1/2 cups old-fashioned oats 3/4 cup seedless raspberry jam Preheat oven to 375°F. Spread 3/4 cup coconut evenly on a baking [ ... ]

BEST BROWNIE RECIPE

TRIPLE-CHOCOLATE FUDGE BROWNIES 6 ounces fine-quality bittersweet chocolate, chopped 2 ounces unsweetened chocolate, chopped 1 1/2 sticks (3/4 cup) unsalted butter 1 1/2 cups sugar 2 teaspoons vanilla 4 large eggs 1 teaspoon salt 1 cup all-purpose flour 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips In a metal bowl set over a pan of barely simmering water melt the bittersweet [ ... ]

SUGARED SPICED NUTS

SUGARED SPICED NUTS 1 large egg white 1 teaspoon water 4 cups mixed salted roasted nuts (about 1 1/4 lb.) 1 cup sugar 1 1/2 tablespoons cinnamon or pumpkin pie spice Preheat oven to 250°F. Whisk together egg white and water in a large bowl until frothy and stir in nuts. Stir together sugar and [ ... ]

Almond Cookies

For soft and chewy cookies, bake these just a couple of minutes less than the recipe directs. 3 cups slivered almonds, toasted 1 1/4 cups powdered sugar 3 large egg whites 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature 3/4 cup [ ... ]

SKOR BARS

SKOR BARS Ingredients: 1 cup butter 1 cup packed dark brown sugar salted soda crackers to cover a cookie sheet 1 pkg chocolate chips Line a cookie pan with foil then cover completely with the crackers. Heat sugar and butter slowly until it boils, then stir constantly for 4 minutes. Pour carefully over crackers. Place pan [ ... ]

Loulou’s 7 layer bars

Loulou’s 7 layer bars 1/2 cup butter 1 cup graham cracker crumbs 1 12-ounce bag semisweet chocolate chips 1 cup chopped pecans 1 12-ounce bag butterscotch chips 1 7-ounce bag shredded coconut 1 14-ounce can sweetened condensed milk Put butter in ovenproof 8″ x 12″ glass baking dish and melt in preheated 350-degree F. oven Do [ ... ]

STARBUCK’S CRANBERRY BLISS BAR

STARBUCK’S CRANBERRY BLISS BAR Cake 1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened 1 1/4 cups light brown sugar, packed 3 eggs 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla 1 teaspoon ginger 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 cup diced dried cranberries 6 ounces white chocolate, cut into chunks Frosting 4-ounces cream cheese, softened 3 cups powdered sugar 4 teaspoons lemon juice 1/2 teaspoon vanilla [ ... ]

Cherry Garcia Cookies

Cherry Garcia Cookies Inspired by Ben and Jerry’s wonderful Cherry Garcia ice cream. This buttery cookie offers the tang of chewy, dried sour cherries, along with chunks of white and dark chocolate. Macadamia nuts are optional but terrific. Use the best white chocolate you can find. 1 cup dried sour cherries 1/3 [ ... ]
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Black Bottom Banana Bars

1/2 cup butter softened 1 cup sugar 1 egg 1 tsp vanilla 1 1/2 cups (3) mashed bananas 1 1/2 cups flour 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa cream butter and sugar, add egg and vanilla beat till combined. blend in bananas. combine dry ingredients and add to creamed [ ... ]