February 28, 2010

Sweet potato oaty spice cookies

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I made these cookies from BakingBites.com a little white ago. Head on over there for the recipe. I am always on the lookout for interesting-looking cookie recipes, and this one certainly fit the bill, as it incorporated many ingredients that I wouldn't have thought of putting together.

I actually made no changes at all to the recipe, but somehow I still felt that something extra was needed. I'm not sure what. You might want to experiment with it yourself.

I have been searching for the perfect oatmeal cookie. I have yet to find it, but these were pretty good. As were these. Not quite sure if ANZAC biscuits fit into this category, but they are good too.

What about you? Do you have a favourite recipe for oatmeal cookies?

February 15, 2010

White choc chip Nutella Cookies

Yum. That's all I have to say :)

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Ingredients
125g Butter
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/4 cup caster sugar
1 egg
1 tsp vanilla essence
1 3/4 cup Self Raising flour
1/4 Nutella
1/2 cup white choc chips

Method
  1. Preheat over to 180 C. Line cookie trays with baking paper.
  2. Cream together butter and sugars until light and fluffy.
  3. Add in egg and vanilla essence and beat until combined.
  4. Stir in Nutella.
  5. Add flour and stir until it has all been mixed in.
  6. Fold in choc chips.
  7. Roll into small balls and place on cookie trays, leaving room for them to spread.
  8. Bake cookies for 8 to 10 min.
Enjoy!