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...and frostings, too. Perfect for decorating!

Irish Soda Bread Cookies

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All the flavors of Irish Soda Bread in a quick and easy cookie!

Triple Chocolate Chunk Cookies

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Large or small, these triple chocolate cookies are crispy on the outside and chewy on the inside. Refrigerating the batter for 48 hours before baking is ideal, as this allows the dough to fully form its flavor.

Ginger-Touched Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies

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I based this recipe on Michele's Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies II, and had a WOW! moment when I added the ginger.

French Macarons

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These cookies are a labor of love and we did a lot of research to perfect this recipe for you, after our own failures. Please follow as written and you will have a delicious and well-presented cookie. You may wish to experiment with different fillings. Enjoy!

Salted Chocolate Cookies

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The addition of sea salt takes these big, soft, chocolaty, fudgy cookies to another level. Chocolate lovers will find these cookies irresistible.

Gluten-Free Magic Cookie Bars

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A gluten-free version of classic magic cookie bars with layers.

Italian Cookies with Anise

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Every family reunion since I can remember my great Aunt Nin brings anise-flavored Italian cookies that everybody loves. I figured out her exact recipe by trial and error but don't tell her! Sprinkle with nonpareils or sprinkles when icing is still wet, but hurry, they dry fast!

Rainbow Cookies

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Moist, mellow, and full of almond flavor.

Easy, Chewy Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies

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This simple, tasty recipe yields 12 to 16 cookies, but is so simple that it can be doubled (or tripled!) easily.

Chef John's Almond Biscotti

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My version is pretty straightforward--a classic Italian dipping cookie. But you can add hazelnuts, pistachios, and any type of dried fruit. Or dip them in dark chocolate.

Oatmeal Peanut Butter Bars

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The best granola bars in the world, it makes a great snack in the afternoon.

Inspiration and Ideas

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St. Patrick's Day Cookies That Rule the Hooley

Celebrate with cookies cut into shamrock shapes or decorated like the Irish flag.

Grandma's Old Fashioned Tea Cakes

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A soft teacake that is best when one to two days old. You can change flavors by substituting almond or lemon extract for the vanilla. Add a few drop of food coloring to dress up the dough for special occasions.