Bake or Break Recipes

Entries Tagged as 'cookies'

Toffee-Almond Oatmeal Cookies

May 21st, 2012 · Comments Off

Read about these cookies at Bake or Break. 1 & 1/4 cups whole wheat flour 3/4 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 2 teaspoons cinnamon 1 & 1/2 cups old-fashioned oats 3/4 cup unsalted butter, softened 1 cup light brown sugar 1 large egg 1 & 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1/2 cup toffee chips 3/4 […]

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Cream Cheese Shortbread-Dulce de Leche Sandwich Cookies

May 17th, 2012 · Comments Off

Recipe adapted from One Girl Cookies. Read more at Bake or Break. 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon salt 1 cup finely chopped pecans, toasted 3/4 cup (12 tablespoons) unsalted butter, softened 4 ounces cream cheese, softened 3/4 cup granulated sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract prepared dulce de leche Preheat oven to 350°. Line baking […]

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Macadamia Shortbread

May 8th, 2012 · Comments Off

Recipe adapted from The Modern Baker. Read more at Bake or Break. 1/2 cup + 1/3 cup granulated sugar, divided 1 & 1/2 ounces unsalted or lightly salted macadamia nuts, chopped 2 & 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 12 tablespoons cold unsalted butter, cut into tablespoon-size pieces 3/4 cup unsalted or lightly […]

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Cream Cheese Chocolate Chip Cookies

April 30th, 2012 · Comments Off

Read more at Bake or Break. 2 & 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 8 ounces cream cheese, softened 1 cup granulated sugar 1 cup packed light brown sugar 2 large eggs 1 & 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 & 1/2 cups semisweet chocolate chips […]

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Sand Tarts

April 27th, 2012 · Comments Off

Read more about my mother’s recipe at Bake or Break. 1 cup unsalted butter, softened 1 cup confectioners’ sugar, plus more for dusting 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup chopped pecans Preheat oven to 350°. Grease or line baking pans. Using an electric mixer, beat butter and sugar […]

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

April 23rd, 2012 · Comments Off

Recipe adapted from King Arthur Flour. Read more at Bake or Break. 1 & 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup unsweetened baking cocoa 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup light dark brown sugar 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 1/4 cup smooth peanut butter 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 […]

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Brown Sugar Crinkles

April 17th, 2012 · Comments Off

Recipe adapted from The King Arthur Flour Cookie Companion. Read more at Bake or Break. 1 & 1/2 cups dark brown sugar 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 large eggs 3/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 & 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup salted, toasted pecans* 1/4 cup confectioners’ […]

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Chocolate Sprinkles Cookies

March 20th, 2012 · Comments Off

Read about these cookies at Bake or Break. 2 & 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking pwoder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup unsalted butter, softened 1 cup granulated sugar 1 cup packed light brown sugar 2 large eggs 1 & 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 cup chocolate sprinkles Preheat oven to 350°. Grease or […]

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Oatmeal Cream Pies

March 9th, 2012 · Comments Off

Recipe adapted from My Recipes. Read more at Bake or Break. Cookies 1 & 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 3 cups uncooked quick-cooking oats 1 & 1/4 cups unsalted butter, softened 1 cup firmly packed light brown sugar 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 large egg […]

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Peanut Butter Cookies with Chocolate Wafers

February 19th, 2012 · Comments Off

Read more at Bake or Break. 1 & 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup packed light brown sugar 1 cup smooth peanut butter 1 large egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 40 semisweet or milk chocolate […]

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