Tray of Chewy Chocolate Mint Crackle Cookies

Twelve Days of Holiday Treats: Chewy Chocolate Mint Crackle Cookies

 Welcome to Day 9 of The Twelve Days of Holiday Treats! Once again, this year, from December 1-12th I’ll post a new holiday treat recipe every day – inspiration for your holiday entertaining! The recipes I’m sharing are small batch (perfect for this year of smaller gatherings – each recipe makes 1-dozen or a few … Read more

Dorie Greenspan Chocolate thumbprint cookies with jam and chocolate from Dories Cookies on eatlievravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Chocolate-Raspberry Thumbprints

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies was a super simple recipe for thumbprint cookies (we call them “jam drops” in Australia) and one I’ll remember for the future – because… chocolate! This recipe uses Dorie’s “good for everything” chocolate cookie dough as a base – you scoop it out (definitely a job … Read more

Kids can't resist chocolate orange shortbread from Jamie Oliver Quick and Easy Food on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Les Petits Chefs bake from Jamie Oliver’s Quick and Easy Food

If you’ve been following me on Instagram lately, you’ll have seen I’ve been cooking up a storm from Jamie Oliver’s latest cookbook, Quick and Easy Food (I reviewed it here). But I haven’t just been cooking at home, I’ve made a few recipes with my Petits Chefs (gnocchi, lemony courgette linguine) too, and my Cooking … Read more

Tuesdays with Dorie chocolate sandwich cookies on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Chocolate Sandwich Cookies

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies was one I’d been eyeing ever since I first saw the book. They’re like Dorie’s version of Oreos (“Dorie-Os”?) and having tried my hand at a much more complex recipe, I was eager to see what Dorie had come up with and if it was easier. … Read more