Chocolate-covered mocha cappuccino wafer sandwiches

Make Way for Wafers

I like wafers. I like Kit-Kats and Keebler Fudge Sticks and even the little boring generic ones that just have one layer of vanilla cream in between. I like wafers that are covered in chocolate, like the Mocha Cappuccino wafers above, just as I like wafers au naturale, like the Lemon Cream Cheese wafers below. I pretty much like wafers …

McCall's Old-Fashioned Sour Cream Cookie recipe

McCall’s Old-Fashioned Sour Cream Cookies

I rarely bake cookies, so when I do, I almost always choose a new, never-before-tried recipe, in the interest of adventure and an increased return on the laborious exercise of measuring things with measuring cups (ugh). The exception: McCall’s Old-Fashioned Sour Cream Cookies. Probably half the cookies I make—ever—are these. They’re the perfect cookie, and therefore the only recipe worth …

Yesterday’s Cheese… The Cookies of Tomorrow

When I had a pound of leftover ricotta in the fridge after the holidays, I turned to the Internet for direction, and was delighted to be pointed in the direction of Kate in the Kitchen’s Lemon Ricotta Cookies. I changed nothing about her recipe (I skipped the icing, but so did Kate), so I’m not even going to copy her …