Easy Lemon Shortbread Cookies (No Chilling Required)

Easy Lemon Shortbread Cookies (No Chilling Required)

I have always liked lemon shortbread cookies. Simple, delicate – they’re all about using good quality ingredients and handling them correctly. These lemon shortbread cookies are rich and buttery, and don’t require chilling or preheating the oven. Fresh lemon zest plus lemon glaze equals more yummy lemon flavor. These are fancy enough for a party,…

The Best Sugar Cookie Recipe, Plus a Sugar Cookie Q & A

The Best Sugar Cookie Recipe, Plus a Sugar Cookie Q & A

This is the best sugar cookie recipe I’ve tried in many years of baking. It’s quick and easy to make – no refrigeration needed. This recipe works well for simple roll and slice cookies, or beautifully decorated Christmas cookies. Duncan demonstrates how to make chocolate dipped heart cookies in the video. We’ll also cover some…

12 Baking Tips for Great Results and a Stress Free Kitchen

12 Baking Tips for Great Results and a Stress Free Kitchen

Some people throw their hands up and say, “I can’t bake!”, but these simple baking tips and time savers may change your mind. The primary goal in my kitchen is easy and tasty, with quality ingredients. A reader said I remind them of their grandmother, and I’m okay with that. Baking should be all about…

Easy Christmas Cookies – One Dough, Three Different Cookies

Easy Christmas Cookies – One Dough, Three Different Cookies

Skip the store bought cookies! These easy Christmas cookies let you turn one batch of dough into three different cookies – lemon-almond, chocolate-mint thumbprint, and chocolate freckle. Two of the recipes are sliced and one is rolled, making it easy to prep them for baking. (No cookie cutters needed!)  Pair them up with a glass…