Tag - Biscuits

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Monday, October 6, 2014

Sweet Chestnut Biscuits

chestnutbiscuitsthumb.jpgAnother great year for sweet chestnuts - too many for the squirrels and jays to cope with, so I was able to collect a large basket full of them.

Let's see what we can make with this wild bounty - starting with Sweet Chestnut Biscuits.

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Saturday, August 2, 2014

Duck Fat Cookies

duckfatcookiesthumb.jpgAugust 2014 - a bit of an experiment that I have been wondering about for a while - what happens if you make chocolate chip cookies using duck fat instead of butter?

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Sunday, February 24, 2013

Double Malt Chocolate Biscuits

chocmaltsandwichthumb.jpgFebruary 24, 2013 - This is a recipe for chocolate sandwich biscuits - similar to (and based on) Bourbon Creams, but with a malty cream filling.

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Sunday, December 30, 2012

Jurassic Gingerbread

jurassicgbthumb.jpgThis is a recipe for a tasty, crunchy-chewy gingerbread, presented as a huge party-sized slab for breaking and sharing - design inspired by fossils from the Jurassic coasts of Great Britain.

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Sunday, June 17, 2012

Egg Yolk Cookies

eggyolkcookiesthumb.jpgA lot of recipes - including a few here at Atomic Shrimp - call for separated egg whites, but what are you supposed to do with the yolks?

How about some of these sweet little cookies?

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Saturday, June 9, 2012

Coconut Macaroons

coconutmacaroonsthumb.jpgThese light macaroons are crisp and golden on the outside, with a chewy, marshmallowy centre.

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Sunday, June 26, 2011

Semolina Macaroons

Here's a quick, simple recipe for light, delicate soft semolina cookies that melt in the mouth.

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Friday, May 27, 2011

Extruded Food

extrudethumb.jpgMay 2011 - I found a second hand set of Play-Doh shaping tools in a charity shop for the bargain price of £1.50. The set includes a couple of different extruder tools which have potential for fun in the kitchen.

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Saturday, December 4, 2010

Games Night Biscuits

gamesnightbiscuitsthumb.JPGI'm trying to start a new tradition in the Atomic Shrimp household - Saturday night is going to be family games night.

To add to our enjoyment tonight, I've made these special biscuits with a games theme.

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Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Mum's Chocolate And Raisin Jumbles

chocnraisinjumblesthumb.jpgMy mother used to make these cookies when I was a child - they're loaded with chocolate and raisins and they're crisp, yet soft and slightly chewy - called Chocolate And Raisin Jumbles - and they're altogether delicious.

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