Biscuits & Cookies

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

Biscuits & Cookies

Easy Chocolate Shortbread

Quick and easy this recipe for chocolate shortbread works very well indeed. I do love shortbread and enjoy most baked things that include chocolate.  So I decided to make some chocolate shortbread, just as an experiment, based on a shortbread recipe I used recently.  All I did was to substitute some of the flour and […]

Biscuits & Cookies

Easy Orange Biscuits or Cookies

Perfect with coffee or tea.  These are a great biscuit to start the day, or as a mid-morning snack. For a very quick sweet treat these Easy Orange Biscuits are just perfect.  They are thick and have a similar texture to an English scone, only firmer.  So they are ideal for eating with a cup […]

Biscuits & Cookies

Almond Lemon Spoon Cookies

Spoon cookies are a type of cookie, with a cake-like texture, where the batter is simply spooned onto a baking tray before being baked.  Hopefully in spooning the batter the shape is fairly symmetrical.  This recipe is for a spoon cookie that has some ground almonds and a little almond extract as well as the […]

Biscuits & Cookies

Basic Chocolate Chip Cookies

For something as simple as chocolate chip cookies they need to be quick to make. So this recipe is spot on, taking almost no time at all and delivering a big hit of flavour that goes down so well at almost anytime.  For a very quick and simple recipe there is nothing easier than chocolate […]

Biscuits & Cookies

Peppermint Patties

Peppermint Patties, soothingly sweet peppermint filling encased in a luxurious dark chocolate are perfect for the Holiday season, around Christmastime.  Decadent, these are small and perfectly formed and very easy to eat and deliver an awesome and refreshing taste.  I had intended to make some Peppermint Patties in time for Christmas, but I ran out […]

Biscuits & Cookies, Christmas

Clementine Shortbread for Christmas

 Christmas deserves something extra special.  So a shortbread biscuit flavoured with clementines, so readily associated with that time of year, are just perfect.  They taste great and have that special shortbread crunch. Although I made shortbread just a few weeks ago I decided that a slight variation, adding the zest from some clementines, would make […]