Biscuits & Cookies

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

Biscuits & Cookies

Custard Kisses

Now doesn’t that seem a silly name for a recipe?  I found the recipe on BBC Good Food and, when I read it, thought that they sounded quite interesting. The bake is a sort of shortbread, very light and crumbly, and the filling is a butter cream type with some custard powder to add some flavour. […]

Biscuits & Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies

A nice, simple recipe for Chocolate Chip Cookies today, which I found on BBC Good Food . The recipe says it makes 30, but I only got 20.  That is clearly because I used rather heaped teaspoons of the mixture.  But they turned out very well indeed.   I couldn’t resist eating one even before they […]

Biscuits & Cookies

Coconut Macaroons

Coconut Macaroons are a favourite memory from childhood, though I cannot claim to have feasted upon them with any regularity.  I do recall eating them though, a lovely coconut flavour and quite moist. I looked at lots of recipes to try to decide just how to do them, and in the end I decided to […]

Biscuits & Cookies

Millionaire’s Shortbread

This recipe is strictly for those with a sweet tooth, or two.  Any shortbread is nice but add a thick layer of caramel and then another, of chocolate, and you have a rich, sweet variant.  It is the sort of thing that you don’t want a large portion of, or you will feel decidedly sick […]