Marissa Rutkowski

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Lemon Poppy Seed Shortbread Cookies | Preprosti piškoti z limono in makom

Looking through the kitchen window, I can see the spring slowly making it’s way to replace the cold winter. The birds are coming back from warmer …

Dessert

Recipe: Flower and Herb Shortbread Cookies

Turn edible flowers and herbs into a springtime dessert that’s sure to impress with this easy-to-follow tutorial for making your own gorgeous flower and herb shortbread cookies that Heather from Sprinkle Bakes shared on the Etsy blog.<p>These cookies are absolutely gorgeous, yet surprisingly easy to …

Mexican Chocolate Pepita Shortbread Cookies

Toast pepitas by placing them in a large dry skillet over medium heat. Cook, stirring occasionally, about 3 minutes. They will lighten in color and …

How to Dice an Entire Avocado in 10 Seconds

The avocado: So easy to eat, and keep eating, and keep eating for <i>just one more bite</i>. And so sneakily fussy to prep: Timing the ripeness just so, …

Avoid These Common Mistakes and Make a Flawless Crème Brûlée

Très fabulous. Be cautious of these common mistakes, and your crème brûlée will be every bit as good as your favorite French restaurant's.<p>Just what <i>is</i> it about crème brûlée? Even the words sound unattainably fancy; the sort of dish better left to a swanky French restaurant (you know, the kind with …

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Use science to make better low-fat oven fries

A chef or caterer who has a busy day ahead may cut potatoes for French fries and place them in a large container of ice water in the walk-in …

One French Cookie: Chocolate-Dipped Sablés

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Cinnamon Black Tea Shortbread Cookies | Sugar & Soul

Preheat oven to 350­°.<p>Cream butter and confectioners sugar in a large bowl or stand mixer fitted with a paddle attachment.<p>Add in flour, salt, and …

Einstein’s First Proof

On November 26, 1949, Albert Einstein published an essay in the <b>Saturday Review of Literature</b> in which he described two pivotal moments in his childhood. The first involved a compass that his father showed him when he was four or five. Einstein recalled his sense of wonderment that the needle always …

A German rock band made of robots is raising money on Kickstarter to build themselves a singer

Compressorhead is the work of three German artists and engineers who built and maintain the existing band members: lead guitarist "Fingers," bass player "Bones," and drummer "Stickboy."<p>The band wants to release an album of music, but it doesn't have a singer. The artists behind Compressorhead are …

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Watch: Robot Band Turns Scrap Metal to Heavy Metal

Kolja Kugler loves to make big sculptures out of scrap metal, which satisfied him until he discovered pneumatic cylinders in 1999. With air power, his sculptures transformed from static pieces held together with blood, sweat, and welding wire, into something much more. “I added the cylinders to the …

The 50 All-Time Best Cake Recipes

Cake goes hand in hand with celebrations. Birthday cakes. Wedding cakes. Graduation cakes. From the sweet end to anniversaries, to the treat on holidays, there's something that feels truly special, in comparison to other desserts, about cake. It might be the amount of work that goes into some of …

meyer lemon muffins - Well Floured

January 28, 2015<p><i>breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so make it a good one</i><p><b>meyer lemon muffins</b><p>I had lofty aspirations for January. Not …

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Meyer Lemon Cheesecake with Biscoff Crust Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> A friend needed a cheesecake, and so I made one. And not just a plain vanilla cheesecake, this one is flavored with the juice and zest of Meyer lemons. Have you found the Meyer lemons in your supermarket produce section? (I'm asking this question of my local friends, not my California …

Dessert

Triple Chocolate Mint Cookies

Shares 2K<p>Celebrate St. Patrick’s day or any day with these yummy <b>triple chocolate mint cookies.</b><p>So when my kids were young and living at home I pretty …

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Blood Orange Brownie Sandwich Cookies

The bright, zesty flavor of oranges always pair well with rich, creamy chocolate. It is versatile enough to be a good match for dark, milk and white …

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Lemon Meltaway Cookies

The weather here has been so unusual. We usually are knee deep in snow and cold temperatures but we have been enjoying 50’s and 60’s for a few weeks …

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Chocolate Cookies with Cream Filling Recipe

March 4, 2015<p><i>Chocolate Cookies with Cream Filling make a delicious cookie recipe the whole family will love. So easy to prepare and a great homemade</i> …

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Baileys Chocolate Cookies

Cream the butter and both sugars together until light and fluffy.<p>Add the Baileys, egg and the vanilla - then beat until well combined.<p>Add all the …

How to Make Chocolate Sugar Cookies - HTCLYG

Ever wonder how they make cookies in all those cool shapes? They punch them out through a template. Did you know you can do the same thing at home? …

10 delicious hamantaschen recipes from Pinterest — from classic to gluten free!

The official cookies of the Jewish holiday Purim, hamantaschen are triangular treats traditionally made from a shortbread-like dough filled with fruit preserves or poppy seed paste. This time of year, foodie bloggers are coming up with unique spins on this classic dessert, and the results are …

Chocolate Hamantaschen

The cookies can be stored at room temperature for up to a week.

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Try chocolate dough for a Purim change of pace

NEW YORK (JTA) — Hamantaschen talk is always about the filling: prune, poppy, apricot and strawberry, just to name a few favorites. I love being …

cinnamon shortbread bars

Shortbread, when done right, is one of the my favorite ways to end a meal. The way that a light sweet cookie is infused with a crispy buttery crumb …

Day 10: Koulouria Butter Cookies

Preheat the oven to 350°F.<p>Beat the butter, margarine and sugar together in an electric mixer.<p>Photo by Marykate Surety<p>Add the egg and egg white and …

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How to Make Actually Good Hamantaschen

We've developed the perfect hamantaschen recipe. Happy Purim!<p>Full disclosure: I am not Jewish. But as someone who attended roughly three <i>Bar</i> or <i>Bat Mitzvahs</i> a weekend during 1992, and as someone who cooks professionally, I thought I could at least weigh in on the Jewish cookie department.<p>Hamantaschen …

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Oreo Pudding Cookies

Have I mentioned before how often we make treats around our home? I can honestly say we make AT LEAST one treat a week and it’s something my kids …

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Flourless Bacon Chocolate Cookies

One of my favorite cookies is the classic Flourless Chocolate Walnut Cookie recipe by renowned New York City patissier Francois Payard. Making the …

Recipe for slice-and-bake double-chocolate refrigerator cookies

<i>Makes about 6 dozen</i><p>The dough is made in a food processor, rolled into a log, refrigerated overnight, then sliced and baked. The cookies are delicious …