Misshapen Cherry-Nut Chocolate Pinwheels

Tuesdays with Dorie: Cherry-Nut Chocolate Pinwheels from Dorie’s Cookies

Well oh my goodness I do not know WHAT went wrong here? I’ve made Dorie’s “Do Almost Anything Chocolate Dough” before and I’ve made many “pinwheel” type cookies before but this time around it just didn’t all come together for me! About these cookies, Dorie says: These look dainty, with their swirls of plump, syrupy … Read more

Rousquilles on a black serving tray.

Tuesdays with Dorie: Rousquilles from Dorie’s Cookies

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies is one I’m not sure I’d make again but I’m glad I tried it! Dorie says: I spotted these white-glazed ring cookies (the name means “little wheels”) the first day we were in Barcelona, bought some and then bought them every day thereafter. I’d find them … Read more

Closeup slices of almond and fruit bread.

Tuesdays with Dorie: Natasha’s Mum’s Fruit and Walnut Bread Bars from Dorie’s Cookies

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies was one I’d been intrigued with since I saw the name. Anytime it’s “mum” as opposed to “mom”, you know it’s got something to do with England or Australia. And, indeed, Natasha (of the recipe’s name) is Australian. And this recipe is her mum’s. Dorie says: … Read more

Coconut Patties from Dorie's Cookies on a dark blye serving plate.

Tuesdays with Dorie: Coconut Patties from Dorie’s Cookies

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies (Coconut Patties = Coconut Macaroons) was thankfully a simple recipe requiring only a few ingredients that I was able to whip up in between classes when I realised yesterday that – yikes – it’s June today and this recipe was due! Basically it’s a fancy version … Read more

Gluten-free carrot cake cookies filled with cream cheese frosting on a sheet of parchment paper.

Carrot cake cookies

Today’s recipe is a result of stumbling across an old post on my blog (like, REALLY OLD, from April 2010!) where I had written about making the “Inside Out Carrot Cake Cookies” from Epicurious and I remembered how much I loved them. You know, sometimes you want a piece of carrot cake but making a … Read more