With the festivities just around the corner, try this quick and easy way of decorating your cookies to delight your children!
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When your family walks in from a hard day at work, this stuffed treat will reverse the frowns on their faces. Just that look is worth the effort that goes into making it.
Ingredients 170gm sticks lightly salted butter, softened 375gm cups sugar 1 orange, zested The dry ingredients: Flour 500 gm 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1 tablespoon ground dry ginger 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1/2 teaspoon ground allspice 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves 1/2 teaspoon salt The wet ingredients 2 […]
Preparation Time: 30 mins Cooking time: 10-12 mins Serves: 3-4 Ingredients Refined Flour : 175 gms. Baking Powder : 1 tsp Baking Soda : ½ tsp Margarine : 60 gms. Castor Sugar : ½ cup Vanilla Essence : 1 tsp Egg : 1 no. Refined Flour : 1 tbsp For Glaze : Icing Sugar : 1 […]
The next time you have guests over, skip the crackers and cheese and offer them these cookies instead. Then sit back and enjoy the compliments! INGREDIENTS 250g flour 100g salted butter ¼ tsp baking powder 100g cream cheese, lightly beaten 2 tsp black poppy seeds METHOD Preheat oven to 170°C. Beat the butter, […]
Chives and sour cream make an unbeatable combination when you make a dip of them. Now, bring this matchless duo together in cookies, which will have the young ones asking for more. INGREDIENTS 250g flour 100g salted butter ¼ tsp baking powder 100g sour cream ½ tsp dehydrated onion powder 2 tsp fresh chives, […]
The sundried tomatoes bring a tangy element of surprise to the cookies. They are perfect for your kitty parties with some aperitifs. INGREDIENTS 250g flour 100g salted butter ¼ tsp baking powder 2 tbsp sundried tomato paste 2 tbsp sundried tomato flakes METHOD Preheat oven to 170°C. Beat the butter, flour, baking powder, tomato […]
Don’t restrict these aromatic cookies to high tea. You can also serve them as tidbits during your cocktail parties! INGREDIENTS 250g flour 100g salted butter, softened to room temperature ¼ tsp baking powder 2 tbsp basil pesto with 1 tsp olive oil 4 tbsp parmesan cheese 100g roasted pine nuts, chopped METHOD Preheat […]
An informative, Chef-led event where green tea was put to every possible use as an ingredient, from starter to dessert.