Posts Tagged ‘Chocolate’

Christmas Cookies

Yesterday and today I made my favorite Christmas cookies. This isn’t a recipe that’s been in the family forever by any means, but ever since grade school my mom has made these chocolate-mint cookies to everyone’s delight. ¾ cup margarine (1½ sticks) 1½ cup brown sugar 2 tablespoons water 2 cups chocolate chips (1 bag) 2 […]


Cook’s Illustrated #98: The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies

I’m not usually one to make cookies (much to Martha’s dismay), but when Cook’s Illustrated claims to have created “Perfect” chocolate chip cookies, the boast could not be ignored. Cook’s is based on perfecting recipes, but their claims are not usually quite so bold; more along the lines of ‘Ultimate Coq au Vin’, ‘Perfecting Berry […]