Mixed Nuts Maple Bars

Ingredients: ½ cup all purpose flour ½ cup whole wheat flour ½ teaspoon baking powder ½ teaspoon baking soda pinch of salt 1 egg 1/3 cup maple syrup ¼ cup canola oil ¼ cup freshly squeezed ornge juice ¾ cup toasted mixed nuts (such as cashew nuts, walnuts, almonds, and hazelnuts) ½ cup chocolate chips Recips of Chocolate-Hazelnut…

Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars with Chocolate Topping

Ingredients: ½ cup butter 1 – 17.5 oz oatmeal cookie mix packet 2 – 8oz package low fat cream cheese softened 1 ½ cups sugar 3 eggs at room temperature 1 – 15 oz can pumpkin puree 1 teaspoon vanilla extract ¾ teaspoon pumpkin pie spice mix ¼ teaspoon salt 1 cup milk chocolate chips…

Orange-Lemon Scented Cookies

  Ingredients 6 tablespoons butter 1 teaspoon finely shredded orange peel ½ teaspoon finely shredded lemon peel ½ teaspoon vanilla extract ¼ teaspoon orange extract (optional) 2 tablespoons powdered sugar ½ cup all purpose flour Powdered sugar   Method Add butter and sugar to a bowl and beat with an electric mixer until light and…

Raspberry Jam Filled Cookies

A couple of times I tried to make cookies in the past, but with no luck.  So I thought of trying this cookie out today.  The cookies came out pretty good.  But I still haven’t mastered the art of rolling the dough on a floured board.  I had to put so much flour to make…

Walnut Cookies/Walnut Puffs

Ingredients 4  oz walnuts 5 oz all-purpose flour 2 table spoons fine castor sugar 4 oz / 1 stick butter at room temperature 1 teaspoon vanilla essence Powdered sugar / icing sugar Method Pre-heat oven to 300 F. Butter a cookie sheet generously In a mixing bowl beat butter and sugar until soft and fluffy…

Coconut Sponge Cookies

Ingredients Sponge cookies: 1 ½ cup all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/8 teaspoon salt 2/3 cup sugar ½ cup sweetened coconut flakes 1 teaspoon vanilla essence About ½ cup milk ½ cup canola oil 2 tablespoons cashew nuts broken into small pieces For the coconut topping: 3 – 4 tablespoons sugar 6 – 8…