Chocolate Orange Shortbread

It's 28 days till Christmas (sorry I went to the Christmas Market yesterday so it's on my mind). Therefore, I'm feeling festive and that means Christmas cookies! I'm a big fan of Terry's chocolate oranges, my Mom puts one in my stocking every year and this is basically a cookie version of that.  These cookies … Continue reading Chocolate Orange Shortbread

Chocolate Cardamom Pistachio Cookies

In the last few months I've hardcore fallen in love with cardamom. The flavour is so unique and it adds a nice warmth and spice to any baked good.  I love adding a pinch to pies, but I wanted to try and make it a focal point in something. Enter these cookies.  I had a … Continue reading Chocolate Cardamom Pistachio Cookies

Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Cookies

I had a good amount of caramel left after making the apple pie last weekend, so there was obviously only one thing to do... Make cookies. I've already elaborated about my love for sea salt in baking, but I'm super happy right now because I got an amazing Ile de Re sea salt while in … Continue reading Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies: Classic and Oreo Crush

This is the first thing I ever baked. My mom and I have been making these cookies for as long as I can remember and for good reason: they're crispy around the edge and chewy in the middle and totally addictive overall. I started bringing them to school when I lived in residence after weekends … Continue reading Chocolate Chip Cookies: Classic and Oreo Crush

Matcha Lemon Macarons

I will never forget the first time I ate a macaron:  I was 16 years old in Paris for the first time with my parents when we stopped at Laduree because that's obviously what you do on your first trip to Paris.  I was so enamoured by these beautiful little cookies in this storied cafe. … Continue reading Matcha Lemon Macarons