Tag: christmas cookies

GINGERBREAD COOKIES with royal icing

This is a great recipe supplied by a wonderful chef/baker Jovana Boksen of Artistic Whisk! Easy recipe that makes a delicious cookie. Check out the video for full instructions of how to decorate with Royal Icing! INGREDIENTS:1 cup (2 sticks) butter, soften 3/4 cup brown sugar3 3/4 cups AP flour1/2 tsp. Baking soda1/4 tsp. Salt1/2 …

LEMON ITALIAN RICOTTA COOKIES

We love these cookies at Christmas time, but they are delicious anytime of the year!  This makes enough to share (6 to 6 1/2 doz.), so go ahead, indulge and treat your friends!   Ingredients: 2 cups sugar 1 cup butter, softened 1 pound (16 oz.) ricotta cheese (whole milk, such as Galbani) 2 tablespoons …

PECAN COOKIES TWO WAYS

Time for Christmas cookies!  Here are several versions: 1 1/3 cups (6 ounces) unbleached all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1 pound pecans, divided 1/2 cup (3 1/2 ounces) packed dark brown sugar 1/2 cup granulated sugar 3/4 teaspoon salt 8 tablespoons (1 stick) unsalted butter 1 large egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Combine the flour and …