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Swedish Christmas Cookies – A Recipe To Make Pepparkakor

Christmas is a special time in Scandinavia and Sweden in particular. Tradition and Heritage are extremely important to Swedish culture and there are many traditions which are widely upheld. In most traditional Swedish homes, the smell of home baked foods and desserts fill the air at Christmas time. The Swedes really love to cook and …

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Peppermint Bars

The right recipe for your cookie exchange Each year as the holiday season nears, we take to our kitchens to bake dozens of delicious desserts alongside the ones we love. With a desire to bring our friends and family a variety of festive flavours, many of us will come together to exchange our batches of …

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Anything Goes Cookie Dough Cranberry Chocolate Oatmeal Granola Cookie

Try better-for-you baking this holiday season During the holidays, it is easy to veer from a heart healthy diet and lifestyle. This can be made even more challenging when it comes to desserts. After all, who can say no to delicious baked goods from friends and family? When it comes to baking your own treats …

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Anything Goes Cookie Dough Chocolate Peppermint Spiral Cookie

Bake homemade holiday goodies Gift with love this holiday season by giving a homemade DIY gift to the special people in your lives. According to a recent survey, 63 per cent of Canadians say they would like to receive a DIY gift this holiday season. Furthermore, 45 per cent report homemade baked goods as a …

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Creamy Speculoos Fudge

A mouth-watering treat that’s deliciously spiced and perfectly sweet With its traditionally Christmas-like flavours, this fudge makes a great gift for anyone with a sweet tooth. “Inspired by the traditional spiced cookie from Belgium and Netherlands, the velvety spread used in this recipe contains a plentiful amount of crushed cookies. Flavours of cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves …

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Christmas Cookie Recipe: Whole Wheat Gingerbread Cookies

This traditional festive cookie incorporates whole wheat flour to provide a fiber boost without compromising flavor or texture. Whole wheat gingerbread cookies Prep time: 30 minutes Chill time: 1 hour Bake time: 9 minutes Yields: approximately 6 dozen (72) cookies Ingredients: • 1 cup (250 mL) unsalted butter, softened • 1 cup (250 mL) packed …

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Christmas Cookie Recipes: Gluten-Free Allspice Gingerbread & Raspberry Limoncello Linzers

(ARA) A cookie can be more than your average treat this holiday season. Out do yourself and step outside your comfort zone with delicious detours and tasty twists on some favorite holiday baked goods. This year, add a little spice and a dash of zing to the traditional with new recipes sure to tempt the …

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Christmas Cookie Recipes: Coconut-Lime Thai Snowballs and Mojito Jammies

Cookie Traditions in the Making How does a cookie achieve legendary popularity? Through the decades, each generation votes with its taste buds, as home-baked cookies are enjoyed at school events, holiday gatherings and family feasts. Many recipes reflect the ingredients popular in their era, while others are simply easy, with classic tastes that never go …

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Classic Holiday Sugar Cookies with Peppermint Glaze and Peppermint Piping Icing

The cookie that makes everyone merry Many of our fondest childhood memories consist of spending time with friends and family, baking delicious holiday cookies and eyeing the beautifully wrapped presents under the tree. Embrace nostalgia and create the perfect holiday cookie that tastes delicious and is easy to decorate. Instead of displaying a gingerbread house, …

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Bake the best gingerbread ever

Baking seasonal treats is a primary part of the holiday tradition – and not only is homemade gingerbread a crowd pleaser at any function, the spicy aroma is bound to inspire budding bakers as well. “Holiday baking is fun for the whole family, mainly because everyone knows how tasty all the effort will be,” says …

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