Biscuits, Cookies

Recipes for some lovely biscuits and cookies, which are usually very quick and easy to make.

Biscuits, Cookies, Pies, Tarts

Sultana Oat Cookie Pie

Sultana Oat Cookie PIe is a giant cookie. The simplicity, as well as the flavour and texture, is what makes this such a great recipe. Simple mix the ingredients together and put them into a cake pan, or a pie dish, and bake it. Then you have one giant cookie that you can divide into […]

Biscuits, Cookies

Date & Almond Cookies – Biscuits

These Date & Almond Cookies – Biscuits are just so easy to make. My sister in Canada suggested the recipe which she found on Pinterest from The Gardening Foodie. With only a few ingredients you can have a deliciously butter cookie with dates and almonds. Ingredients The ingredient list is actually quite short. Plain Flour […]

Biscuits, Cookies

Florentines – Lace Cookies

Florentines – Lace Cookies are a lovely little treat. They are quite easy to make too. With just a few ingredients these crunchy little almonds cookies are perfect. They are also called lace cookies as they resemble a little sheet of lace. Although these Florentines are thin and crispy there are variations which are thicker […]

Biscuits, Cookies

Quick & Easy Butter Cookies

These Quick & Easy Butter Cookies are just that. So easy to make in very little time. There are only 5 ingredients too, which keeps things simple. But don’t let that fool you, they taste very good indeed. I want to use these particular recipe for cookies to accompany a dessert that I will soon […]

Biscuits, Cookies

Flaked Almond Biscotti

These Flaked Almond Biscotti are so easy to make. Biscotti are biscuits that are baked twice. The name comes from Italian. Indeed, they are an Italian biscuit. The first bake is in the form of a log. That log is then cut into slices, and they go back into the oven to bake again. That […]

Biscuits, Cookies

Flapjacks Mini Bites

This recipe is for Flapjacks Mini Bites. I have based it on some delicious mini bites that I bought in Marks & Spencer. Their ‘all butter’ mini bites are fantastic. I thought it would be good to try to reproduce them at home. Luckily, the ingredients listed on the container gave percentages for oats, butter, […]

Biscuits, Cookies, Pastries

Palmiers – French Cookies

Palmiers – French Cookies is a simple recipe. Palmiers have other names too, such as ‘pigs’ ears’ or ‘elephant ears’ due to the shape. They are an all-time favourite of mine. Since I first ate one in Prague airport I always look out for them. A crisp, flaky and sweet pastry. What could be nicer? […]

Biscuits, Cookies

Brownie Cookies – Quick & Easy

This Quick & Easy recipe for Brownie Cookies is based on one seen by Anna Olson. The recipe is straightforward and results in a delightful cookie. The centre boasts the soft texture of a brownie, while the exterior mirrors the slightly crisp texture found on the top of a brownie. I’ve made slight adaptations, including […]