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Vanilla Latte Cookies. November 3, 2011 | Print | E-mail | Filed under 12weeksofchristmascookies, cookie Now that Halloween is over (and we’re halfway through the 12 Weeks of Christmas Cookies!) , are you already planning for Thanksgiving? I know some who are already knee-deep in planning, and others who haven’t even thought about it yet.

I’m somewhere in between; since it’s my turn to host again this year, I’ve been trying to put together a menu at least so that I can let people know what else to bring. So far it’s slow-going, although I do have a few ideas in mind. 1 cup unsalted butter, softened2/3 cup powdered sugar1 Tbsp instant espresso1 tsp vanilla1 vanilla bean, split and scraped1/4 tsp ground cinnamon2 cups all-purpose flour Preheat the oven to 325 degrees and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.

Add in the flour, beating until combined. Roll the dough into 1″ balls. Bake about 12 minutes or until the edges are set. Leave a Reply. 50 Cookie Exchange Recipes. I don’t know if you saw all the yummy cookies last week on my blog for my Cookie Exchange Week, but we had some DELICIOUS recipes shared by some of you favorite bloggers.

50 Cookie Exchange Recipes

Cookie exchanges are one of my favorite parts about the holidays. Maybe its because I am a food blogger, maybe its because I love to eat, maybe its the spirit of giving… or maybe its all the above. Whatever it is, there is something so special and fun about cookie exchanges. Cookie Exchanges are a great way to spread some holiday cheer to your neighbors, friends and family. To make your decision on which cookie to make this year, I have rounded up 50 of the BEST cookie recipes for the holidays!

Dulce de Leche Cookiesfrom Mel’s Kitchen Cafe on Chef in Training Cinnamon Roll Cookiesfrom Chef in Training Cherry Snowball Cookiesfrom Taste and Tell on Chef in Training. Lion cookies in Cookies, biscuits and shortbreads recipes. Tradewind Tiaras: How to Make Sugar Cookies That Look Like Ice Cream. Crispy Oatmeal Cookies « Cookies. Oatmeal cookies, they are loved by everyone!

Crispy Oatmeal Cookies « Cookies

These are crispy and full of nuts. And their fragrance… . Oh that cinnamon fragrance! Mmmmm… . I highly recommend them! Ingredients 3/4 cup (170 grams) unsalted butter, softened 1 cup (200 grams) sugar 1 large egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 3/4 cup (105 grams) all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 1/2 cups (220 grams) oats 1 cup (110 grams) walnuts, toasted and chopped 1. DIY Pinata Cookies. Edible Christmas Gift Recipes and Shopping Guide Christmas at Epicurious. Cookie Recipes.

Cool Whip Cookies Recipe. Buttercream Sugar Cookies. Tea-Time Cookies Recipe Video by llam89. Serving size Calories 967 Calories from Fat 457 % Daily Value* Total Fat 52 g79.9% Saturated Fat 31.7 g158.6% Trans Fat 0 g Cholesterol 234.8 mg Sodium 241.2 mg10% Total Carbohydrates 117 g39% Dietary Fiber 2.3 g9% Sugars 52.9 g Protein 12 g24.5% Vitamin A 32.4% Vitamin C 0.19% Calcium 22.4% Iron 25.9% *Based on a 2000 Calorie diet Directions 1.

Tea-Time Cookies Recipe Video by llam89

Spiral Slice-and-Bake Cookies. I've never really been a fan of Valentine's Day.

Spiral Slice-and-Bake Cookies

I've always just found it to be a silly sort of holiday with no real meaning behind it. I guess it's the whole, overly-commercialized aspect of the holiday that bothers me. It just seems to be a holiday created specifically for chocolate and greeting card companies to put production in overdrive for several weeks after the Christmas least until Easter rolls around anyway. It's not that I'm a single, bitter human being who feels that whole "forever alone" thing and sees Valentine's Day as a day that is instead a "Singles Awareness Day. " Colorful Spiral Cookies. Just try to be in a bad mood around one of these.

Colorful Spiral Cookies

Impossible! I was naturally drawn to these because of the bright, eye-catching swirl, not to mention the jumbo sprinkles-encrusted edges! If anything, these should be the SB mascot, because they are everything I love. Bright, happy, buttery and delicious. Cinnamon Roll Cookies. Forget the weights get your bicep curl on in this hand to mouth cookie lift.

Cinnamon Roll Cookies

For a heavier lift, stack a few cookies together. Then have a few more for some extra reps and your arms should be perfectly sculpted. See these cookies not only taste good, but they will make you look good. No lie. Make Your Own Girl Scout Cookies. Make Your Own Girl Scout Cookies, Sans The Artificial Ingredients Whether you want to avoid some of the highly-processed ingredients (like trans fats and palm oil) or you just can’t wait for the annual cookie sale, we’ve got some simple ways to make healthier versions of these classic treats.

Make Your Own Girl Scout Cookies

Why Make Your Own Though Girl Scout cookies boxes say “trans-fat free,” the term is officially defined by the FDA as a food that contains less than 0.5 grams of trans fat per serving, meaning some varieties — including uber-popular Thin Mints, Samoas and Tagalongs — still contain trace amounts of the fat. The giveaway: Look for “partially-hydrogenated” on the ingredient list.

That ingredient list also contains palm oil and preservatives — your homemade ones will just taste better. Chewiest Sugar Cookies recipe from food52. Author Notes: My 8 year old daughter Maddie and I love to make cookies together.

Chewiest Sugar Cookies recipe from food52

We always sample the dough as we go, adding a little more sugar or vanilla (or something else), if needed. Because if the dough doesn't taste good, the cookies certainly won't. If you use very fresh free-range eggs (ours are from a farm down the road), then you don't have to worry about salmonella. If you'd rather not eat raw dough, though, trust that Maddie and I have tasted this one, and we think it's great. We love the chewy sugar cookies made from this dough, too, of course- they remind us of those packaged slice and bake ones, but they're better.

Fluffernutter Cookies, 3 Ingredients! Phew, what a whirlwind this week has been! I need one of these cookies while I unpack! More about my trip later, we’ve got to talk cookies! Seriously, wait until you try this recipe. 25 Days of Christmas Cookies Christmas at Epicurious.