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Baking Matters

On this Jewish holiday, I spent most of the time in the kitchen, which puts me right in step with my foremothers. I was trying out a new recipe for a Passover dessert. These are Coco Thumbprints from Dorie’s Cookies, and they’re an updated version of macaroons filled with chocolate ganache. It took me a couple of batches to get it right. Tonight, I’m bringing this to another Seder and I’m hoping they go over well. 

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6 comments for “Baking Matters”

  1. Petra says:

    What a pity that I can’t just grab one from my monitor! Wendy, these look delicious.

    BTW, Dorie’s Cookies has received a LOT of good press. If I wasn’t in a “de-stuff” phase, I’d be tempted to buy it myself.

  2. Robin says:

    They do look good! Petra, for this recipe at least you can find it online w/o having to buy the book:)

    • wendy says:

      So, the cookies were good. But not fabulous. For Passover, I usually make another cookie recipe (chocolate sprinkles), but I wanted to try something new.

  3. Petra says:

    Thanks, Robin. I’m on cookbook moratorium right now not buying any until September) and given that I’m refraining from most added sugar, I’m not going to invest in a cookie cookbook.

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