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Spoon Cookies Recipe at Epicurious. Make dough: Fill kitchen sink with about 2 inches of cold water.

Spoon Cookies Recipe at Epicurious

Melt butter in a 2- to 3-quart heavy saucepan over moderate heat and cook, stirring occasionally, until butter turns golden with a nutlike fragrance and flecks on bottom of pan turn a rich caramel brown, 10 to 12 minutes. (Butter will initially foam, then dissipate. A thicker foam will appear and cover the surface just before butter begins to brown; stir more frequently toward end of cooking.)

Place pan in sink to stop cooking, then cool, stirring frequently, until butter starts to look opaque, about 4 minutes. Remove pan from sink and stir in sugar and vanilla. Mean Cuisine - Super-Gooey Chocolate Chip Cookies. Ice Cream Chocolate Chip Cookies! Homemade Thin Mint Cookies. Recently, there had been a lot of talk about Girl Scout cookies, and those sweet, little girls standing at tables with stacks of cookie boxes are pretty hard to turn down.

Homemade Thin Mint Cookies

Everyone has a favorite Girl Scout cookie. I’ve always liked the Do-Si-Dos and Samoas, but the hands-down most popular has to be the Thin Mint. NYT Chocolate Chip Cookies. Perfection at Your Fingertips. Few things are worthy of a quest.

NYT Chocolate Chip Cookies. Perfection at Your Fingertips.

The Holy Grail, the Ark of the Covenant and the Fountain of Youth? No. True love, flattering jeans and the perfect chocolate chip cookie recipe? Yes. Many bakers spend their lives testing chocolate chip cookie recipes, looking for “The One.” This is it. Last summer, The New York Times ran a fascinating story on the “quest for the perfect chocolate chip cookie,” which included the fact that the Tollhouse Chocolate Chip Cookie recipe Nestlé prints on its bags of chocolate morsels left out a step. What? According to the article, Ruth Graves Wakefield, who invented the chocolate chip cookie for her Tollhouse Inn in the 1930s, wrote that the dough should be chilled overnight.

This revelation inspired NYT writer David Leite to interview New York bakery owners and pastry chefs about their chocolate chip cookie secrets, and what he found out was: 1. 2. 3. P.S. Soft and Thick Sugar Cookies. These sugar cookies are similar to the Lofthouse sugar cookies you get at the grocery store.

Soft and Thick Sugar Cookies

They start out with a box of cake mix - which isnt usually on my grocery list but I happened to have a box in the pantry from a while back so I figured I would try them. The recipe said to make sure you use the kind with pudding in the mix as that helps with the softness. They turned out really, really good. I loved the texture of these - they are so soft - and they stay that way for several days too. The frosting on the storebought version of these cookies is never great in my opinion, so using a homemade buttercream frosting adds a special touch. Soft and Thick Sugar Cookies Recipe adapted from Noshings Cookies: 1 18 oz box white cake mix with pudding in the mix 2/3 cup flour 2 large eggs 1/3 cup canola oil 2 T sour cream (I used reduced fat) Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Beat butter on medium speed for about two minutes until smooth.

The Capitol Baker: Snickers Caramel Cheesecake Cookies. Back in high school I remember my mother trying out a fat free/sugar free cheesecake recipe she had found.

The Capitol Baker: Snickers Caramel Cheesecake Cookies

That was the first time I had ever tasted cheesecake, so to be honest, I remember thinking it wasn't half bad - keep in mind I had nothing to compare it to! Then The Cheesecake Factory came to town and with one simple taste of their full fat/full sugar worth every calorie and gram of fat cheesecake, my mind was changed forever! You must be careful with this recipe because the individual size cheesecake cookies are small enough to keep popping in your mouth without realizing how many you have had! Pressing the graham cracker crumbs into the pans was a bit tedious and I had trouble making the crumbs stick together (I may try adding more butter next time), but the cookies were definitely worth the effort.

The combination of the soft cheesecake batter with a little crunch of the graham cracker crust and then the saltiness of the snickers made these cookies seriously addicting. Divine Baking: Chocolate Chubbies. BIY: Girl Scout Cookies. Samoas! Everything is DIY nowadays.

BIY: Girl Scout Cookies. Samoas!

Well, I'm one-uping DIY. BIY: Bake it Yourself. Not that I condone cheating the Girl Scouts out of your order, but when they aren't knocking on your door and you are craving some of that purple boxity goodness -- your have to be resourceful. That's the scouts honor isn't it? Survival of the fittest? While visiting Uncle John in San Diego, I decided to "whip up a batch" (over several hours) of one of my favorite Girl Scout Cookies -- Samoas. Cole hates coconut so I agreed to make him some Do-Si-Dos as well. I must say, it was extra sweet to bake in Mary's kitchen. Here are some step-by-step shots and the reason why this batch took me so long... Starting with 12 ounces (or 11 ounces, if you buy two 5.5 ounce bags like I did) with some good quality caramels...I chose Werther's Chewy Caramels.

Carefully remove each wrapper. And set aside in microwave safe bowl. A Cream together until light and fluffy. Add flour mixture to creamed butter mixture. Oreo Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies. Alright, confession time.

Oreo Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies

My first impression of these cookies was not a super positive one. I mean, don’t get me wrong…I love a good chocolate chip cookie. And Oreos easily top the list among my favorite “store bought” cookies. The idea of combining them just threw me. When I first saw this Oreo creation on Picky Palate I thought they looked a little gross (sorry Jenny).

I am really not even sure how to describe these. Oreo Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies recipe from the fantabulous Jenny of Picky Palate 2 sticks (1 cup) softened butter 3/4 cup packed light brown sugar 1 cup granulated sugar 2 large eggs 1 tablespoon pure vanilla 3 1/2 cups flour 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 10 oz bag chocolate chips 1 pkg. A Quest for The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies. There is something uniquely heart warming about freshly baked chocolate chip cookies.

A Quest for The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

The sweet smell the fills the room as you watch the little dough mounds puff and spread, that for some reason, has an affect that is unmatched by any other cookie. Looking at the cookies as they cool on the baking sheet, it's becomes very easy to forget the meaning of self-restraint. You want to bite into them while the chocolate is still melty and the centers are still gooey but, as you know from childhood, that two bad things could happen if you do: 1) you can burn your tongue with the hot goodness and 2) you might get a tummy ache afterward (though you know that in both cases, it's well worth it)! Candy Bar Chocolate Chip Cookie Sandwiches. Candy Bar Cookies?

Candy Bar Chocolate Chip Cookie Sandwiches

Have I gone mad? Well, no but was craving some chocolate….sorry for those of you who are so good and still dieting. Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough + Cupcake = The BEST Cupcake. Ever. Recipe.