Category Archives: cookies

Super Bowl Sunday (aka Super Food Day)

Jim used to be a huge football fan. Then when the Browns left Cleveland for Baltimore, he decided it wasn’t worth his time. We won’t be watching football on Sunday, but we’ll still use event as an excuse to have a fantastic appetizer and small plate spread. Our snacks will taste just as wonderful while […]

Sticky Fingers Sweets! Recipe! Contest!

Unless you’ve been living under a vegan rock, you’ve probably heard of Washington D.C.’s Sticky Fingers Bakery. On our last few trips so D.C., we’ve tried to become regulars of the place, even if our trips only last for 4 days. About 10 days ago, I got an email letting me know that the bakery […]

I’m in a Cinnamood

Mini Sticky Buns And I’ve got the food to prove it! I use Penzey’s Vietnamese cinnamon and absolutely love it. It brings more than the obvious flavor to baked goods because it’s got the best undertones. You know how I love a smoky taste? Well, if it had a sweet counterpart, cinnamon would be it. […]

Ghosts of MoFo’s Past: Bordeaux Cookies Again

Bordeaux Cookies v. 3.4, two ways Following up on that review of the Vegan Cookie Connisseur (drawing is Wednesday), I thought I’d share the ongoing saga of trying to veganize one of my favorite store-bought cookies: Bordeaux Cookies from Pepperidge Farm. It’s been years since I’ve tasted one of these buttery, crispy, caramelly wonders so […]

Book Review and Contest: the Vegan Cookie Connoisseur!

Yet another book that I was lucky to be a tester for, I could go on and on about the wonders of this book. I’ll try to sound a little objective, but just wait until you see the photos. Never mind. There’s really no point in being objective about cookies and especially this book. So […]