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Chinese Five-Spice Cookies

Chinese Five-spice cookies, basically sugar cookies perfumed with Chinese five-spice powder, are a great tea partner. The cookies can stand up to dunking.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 8
Great Cookies

Chocolate, Chocolate, Chocolate Biscotti

The name says it all. Italian chocolate biscotti gilded with chocolate chips and drizzled with chocolate glaze. Thrice as nice.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 0
Date Cookies Recipe

Traveler’s Date Cookies

Popular in Lebanon and Syria, these sweets are rich semolina cookies shaped around a date paste perfumed with orange-flower water and rose water. Delicate.

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  • 30 M
  • 2 H
  • 0
Rainbow Cookies Recipe

Rainbow Cookies

Also known as Neapolitan or Venetian cookies, these vivid cakes are stacked and sliced and dubbed cookies. We can deal.

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  • 1 H, 20 M
  • 2 H
  • 17

Peanut Butter Ganache Cookies

As with most things peanut butter and chocolate, these cookie sandwiches are luxuriousness and comfort all at once.

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  • 40 M
  • 50 M
  • 0
Macaron Recipe

Cream-Filled Macaroon Meringue Cookies

These perfect little meringue cookies sandwich a whipped cream filling and are so airy they actually melt in your mouth–they’re that delicate.

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  • 1 H
  • 3 H, 20 M
  • 5
Hazelnut Sandwich Cookies Recipe

Hazelnut Sandwich Cookies

Nutella sandwiched between hazelnut shortbread cookies. Goodness to the second degree.

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  • 40 M
  • 3 H
  • 0
Coconut Kisses Recipe

Coconut Kisses

These bite-size homemade candy bars made with coconut, dipped in bittersweet chocolate, and rolled in nuts will have you singing for almond joy.

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 2
Neiman Marcus Chocolate Chip Cookies

Neiman Marcus Chocolate Chip Cookies

Certainly you’ve heard the story behind this reputedly $250 recipe. But have you tasted the cookies? That’s what we thought. Let’s remedy that.

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  • 15 M
  • 45 M
  • 7
Florentines Recipe

Florentines

These Florentines have a thin nut crust topped with chewy caramel covered with sliced almonds. Drizzled on top of the Florentines is a zigzag of chocolate.

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 0
Whoopie Pies Recipe

Whoopie Pies

This updated version of Devil Dogs is chocolate-y, cake-y cookies sandwiching a creamy, vanilla-y filling.

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  • 35 M
  • 50 M
  • 0
Snowflake Cookies Recipe

Snowflakes Cookies

Sugar cookies flavored with vanilla and orange zest are covered with icing and decorated with sanding sugar and silvery dragees for a Christmas-y look.

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  • 2 H
  • 17 H
  • 7
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