TIP OF THE DAY: Cookies For St. Patrick’s Day

One friend of ours has a set of shamrock cookie cutters, and makes shamrock shortbread every St. Patrick’s Day. She tops them with green and/or white royal icing, and an assortment of green glitter and sprinkles. While we love shortbread, we take the easier way out. Here are two recipes that will make you extremely…
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COOKING VIDEO: Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

  This recipe converts America’s favorite cookie, the chocolate chip cookie, into a gluten-free version. More and more Americans are discovering they have a sensitivity to gluten, a protein in wheat and other popular grains such as barley and rye. A more serious manifestation is celiac disease. Some of the best brands of gluten-free cookies…
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PRODUCT: DoubleTree Chocolate Chip Cookies

A global cookie ambassador. Photo courtesyDoubleTree by Hilton.   This week marked the 25th anniversary of the signature chocolate chip cookie given to guests of DoubleTree hotels. DoubleTree by Hilton launched its Cookie CAREavan in New York City by giving away 50,000 free cookies. It’s the first leg of a national 50-city road tour. So…
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PRODUCT: Jalapeño Chocolate Chip Cookies

Way back in 2005 we ran across SparX Cookies, a delightful chile-infused cookie line featuring Ancho Oatmeal Raisin, Cayenne Toffee Pecan, Chipotle Chocolate Chip, Chipotle Double Fudge and Jalapeño Peanut Butter flavors. What a great idea. The cookies were so good, we couldn’t stop eating them. Unfortunately, the line seems to have vanished into thin…
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SUPER BOWL FOOD: Special Chocolate Chip Cookies

Call it “Foosball Chip.” Photo courtesy RubyEtViolette.com. For Super Bowl sweets, Ruby et Violette is offering its fall special, the “Friday Night Foosball” chocolate chip cookie, through this weekend. The “foosball” chocolate chip cookie includes peanuts and Chex mix. For a two-point conversion, order some of matching Friday Night Foosball ice cream to enjoy with…
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