Italian Pignoli Cookies

Italian Pignoli Cookies

Classic Italian cookies with soft almond paste middles and a crunchy pine nut coating. They’re a must for any holiday cookie tray, even if you’re not Italian, and will be the first to disappear. {Hide some. . .} They’re revered for their striking almond flavor that comes from a trio of almond including almond paste,… 

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Pumpkin Whoopie Pies

Pumpkin Whoopie Pies

Little pumpkin cakes sandwiched with marshmallow fluff buttercream. Why they’re called “pies” I’ll never know because whoopie “cakes” is more fitting. To their credit whoopie “pies” is cuter. The word on the street is that pumpkin is out of season already. I refuse to believe it. It’s just a rumor pumpkin haters would have you… 

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Chocolate Whoopie Pies

Chocolate Whoopie Pies

This is a sponsored post for McCormick. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Chocolate whoopie pies sandwiched with a sweet marshmallow filling. They’re like little hand-held cakes. Soft and moist, they have just the right amount of chocolate flavor with fluffy, sticky-sweet centers holding them together. With a little help from McCormick food colors… 

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Pumpkin Spice Kiss Cookies

Pumpkin Kiss Cookies

Cinnamon-spiced pumpkin cookies with Hershey kisses pressed into the centers. You can use any flavor kiss you like but in keeping with the spirit of the cookie and the season I highly recommend the pumpkin spice flavored version – if you can find them. The pumpkin spice kisses have white chocolate in the centers with… 

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Chinese Almond Cookies

Chinese Almond Cookies

Chinese almond cookies infused with almonds inside and out, including one of the most delectable creations on earth, almond paste, the main reason I find myself drawn to them. Almonds decorate the top plus they call for amaretto or almond extract, an ingredient that drives that almond flavor home. Almost every bite is filled with… 

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Three Dove® Promises® Dessert Recipes

Chocolate Chip Mint Cookies and Cookie Cups

This is a sponsored post for Dove® Promises®. I received product and compensation to help facilitate my post. All thoughts and opinions are my own. As part of the Dove® Chocolate Tastemaker program I was asked to create three original recipes using the Dove® Promises® Silky Smooth Chocolate Collection that includes Dark Chocolate Mint Swirl,… 

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Sprinkle Cream Cheese Cookies

Cream Cheese Sprinkle Cookies

Fun, colorful cookies infused with cream cheese and rolled in rainbow sprinkles.The sprinkles give them a bit of chewiness all around the outside edges and the cream cheese makes them soft in the middle and enhances their flavor. Like sugar cookies dressed to the nines.