As I said last week, the cookie du jour is the Almond Apricot White Chocolate Chunk cookie. The cookie is a fairly simple cookie to make, with the exception of finding a store that keeps Almond Paste in stock. It surprised me how hard...
So, this is the fourth entry in our Cookie and Beer pairing journey, based on recommendations from the book, “Together at Last, Cookies and Beer” by Jonathan Bender. As you may recall, last week was a bust with the Maple Toasted Oatmeal Cookie. This week is the Carrot Cake Cookie (CCC), which everyone was eagerly... Continue Reading →
As some of you know, this series of blog posts is about cookie and beer pairings. So far, we are going on our third cookie from the book “Together at Last, Cookies and Beer” by Jonathan Bender. What we have done is established a Thursday night tradition of me baking cookies, testing the pairing, and... Continue Reading →
How about that, posting two weeks in a row. Maybe, I’m actually turning a corner with the Blog. Last week, I wrote about the first cookie from Jonathan Bender’s book “Together At Last, Cookies & Beer” and the beers that we tried pairing with the cookie. In all, the experience was very surprising and enjoyable.... Continue Reading →
Happy New Year. Yes, I know it’s been a while since I have written. I’ve had a lot of stuff going on and haven’t been feeling inspired to write about beer. Sigh. But, now I feel that I have something cool and fun to write about. A friend of mine bought me a book for... Continue Reading →