Articles for the ‘Cookies’ Category

Fourth of July Macarons and Cherry Pie

Fourth of July Macarons and Cherry Pie

Cherry pie.  Fine, that’s summery and American.  But macarons? We were somewhat inspired this fourth by an early wedding present from Frank’s amazing Aunt… A Kitchenaid!  And not just a kitchenaid, but a beautiful pistachio-colored one.  As soon as we opened it, my mind was buzzing with what to make for the fourth (which was, […]

Lemon, Lime, & Basil Shortbread Cookies

Lemon, Lime, & Basil Shortbread Cookies

We have so much basil growing in our backyard.  And we are totally obsessed with basil over here, so that’s a good thing. Last year we grew the same amount of basil but we didn’t use it very much–just in pasta dishes and pesto and the occasional caprese salad.  It’s sad to have a lot […]