Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Double-Ginger Crumb Cookies

Dorie Greenspan Double-Ginger Crumb Cookies on eatlivetravelwrite.comThis week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies made my house smell amazing and very “holiday”-like on the first weekend in December!

These ginger cookies include fresh ginger in the cookie dough (Dorie’s “do-almost-anything vanilla cookie dough“) and powdered ginger in the crumble topping for a double hit of warmth. I always have trouble with the cookies in this book involving crumble-type toppings – mine never looks quite right and either clumps in the middle or falls off the top. Apart from baking these in muffin tins, what else can I do to fix this? Ideas?

Dories Cookies Dorie Greenspan Double-Ginger Crumb Cookies on eatlivetravelwrite.comPerfectly formed or not, these are the perfect cookie for all your holiday cookie exchanges or holiday tables! Buttery, warm and spicy – what more do you need in the holiday season?

Get the recipe for Dorie Greenspan’s Double-Ginger Crumb Cookies on page 149 of Dorie’s Cookies.

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5 thoughts on “Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Double-Ginger Crumb Cookies”

  1. Yummo – your cookies look good to me. I really liked these – not pretty to look at, but tasty. I have no ideas on the crumb because I often find it tricky too. It’s not an Aussie “thing” to make biscuit crumbs especially to adorn the top of baked goods.

  2. Wait. What happened?

    Mr. Neil is a huge ginger freak: how’d these totally bypass me and make their way out of the house?!?!?!

    Guess you need to make another batch to perfect your “clumping” issue. 😉


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