Chocolate Shortbread Cookies

Chocolate shortbread cookies, also known as everyone’s favorite cookie. Neapolitan shortbread sandwiches.  Sounds interesting?  This chocolate shortbread cookie was going to be a part of that.  But…. Everyone, I mean my kids, their friends, our friends, kids around our neighborhood. Did I say everyone? Loved, loved, loved these plain shortbreads so much, I realized that this […]

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Melt-In-Your-Mouth Cardamom Shortbread Cookies

Crisp and mildly sweet shortbread cookies that is flavored with the queen of spices! Queen of spices??? What? Don’t be puzzled….peppercorns and cardamoms are commonly referred to as the king and queen of spices back home. Cardamom is the vanilla in Indian cooking. Every sweet dish is flavored with cardamom and the aroma permeates the […]

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Strawberry Heart Palmiers

Palmiers all dressed up for Valentines Day with strawberry sugar and shaped like hearts! Happy V-day everyone. Palmiers bring back such nostalgia:) I was, may be in 6th grade when a relative visited us from a neighboring town carrying a customary gift (was a traditional practice back in India to take something similar to a […]

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Cranberry-Ginger Coconut Macaroons

Sweet and chewy coconut macaroons with a hint of tartness and spice from CAPE COD SELECT PREMIUM FROZEN CRANBERRIES and crystallized ginger. This recipe is my second addition to the CAPE COD SELECT PREMIUM FROZEN CRANBERRIES bloggers challenge! These cranberries are huge, frozen at the peak of ripeness and available all year round. CAPE COD SELECT is […]

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White Christmas Tree Cookies

It’s a white Christmas! Adorable buttery pecan shortbread cookies shaped like a tree and then glazed white with a snowflake on top! Aren’t these cookies cute? The dough is a slightly tweeked version of Cashew & Cardamom Snowball Cookies dusted with Pistachio Sugar, shaped like a tree instead. I have used pretzel sticks for the tree […]

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Cashew & Cardamom Snowball Cookies dusted with Pistachio Sugar

A delicious addition to your holiday cookie swap!   Buttery, melt in your mouth shortbread cookies made with cashews and cardamom and then rolled in pistachio-confectioners sugar. Snow ball cookies are an old fashion Christmas favorite, traditionally made with pecans and coated in confectioners sugar which makes it look like cookie balls covered in snow. […]

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Sweet potato-Almond Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookies

Soft scrumptious chocolate chip cookies made with cooked sweet potato and almond flour! Chocolate chip cookie just got more nutritious! Loaded with ground almonds and sweet potatoes, these cookies are soft and crisp around the edges. They come together very quick if you have cooked sweet potatoes on hand. My favorite way to cook sweet […]

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No-Cook 4 Ingredient Almond Fudge

The simplest of all recipes! Mix 4 ingredients together, shape and enjoy! Almond flour, sweetened condensed milk, confectioners sugar and cardamom powder combined together to form a delicious fudge with the right amount of sweetness. This dough is fun to work with just like a child’s play dough. But, we can eat this dough with […]

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Bleeding Candle Cookies

Spooky dark chocolate shortbread cookie candles with bloody vanilla icing dripping down!! Happy Halloween everyone! Or is it too early? Not too early to think of Halloween goodies! These cookies might look complicated but not as hard as might think! The dough comes together with just one bowl and a wooden spatula. Stir butter, confectioners […]

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Browned Butter Pumpkin Madeleines

Nutty browned butter and Fall pumpkin come together in these soft pillowy madeleines. Madeleines are French tea cakes that have a distinctive shell shape from being baked in a special pan with shell like depressions. So, a madeleine pan is a must! Butter makes everything better! Then, why do we have to take that extra […]

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