Holiday Baking Tips

Holiday Baking Tips

Belgian Christmas Cookies — Christmas Cookies from Around the World

Belgian Christmas Cookies (1)

We’ve teamed up with our friends at KidCulture.wordpress.com to bring you Christmas cookies from around the world! I’ll share the recipes and you can learn more about how these cookies came to be holiday favorites at Kidculture.wordpress.com! Belgian Christmas Cookies are buttery bar cookies sprinkled with almonds, cinnamon and colorful sprinkles. Learn more about them Hungry for more?

Pastel de Navidad – Christmas Cookies from Around the World

Pastel de Navidad

We’ve teamed up with our friends at KidCulture.wordpress.com to bring you Christmas cookies from around the world! I’ll share the recipes and you can learn more about how these cookies came to be holiday favorites at Kidculture.wordpress.com! Pastel de Navidad are cookies from Spain that are technically more like tiny pies with a raisin and Hungry for more?

Burrebrede/Scottish Shortbread – Christmas Cookies from Around the World

Burrebrede Scottish Shortbread

We’ve teamed up with our friends at KidCulture.wordpress.com to bring you Christmas cookies from around the world! I’ll share the recipes and you can learn more about how these cookies came to be holiday favorites at Kidculture.wordpress.com! Burrebrede (Scottish Shortbread) is the perfect cookie for gift-giving. It’s simple to make and keeps well when stored Hungry for more?

Russian Tea Cakes — Christmas Cookies from Around the World

Russian Tea Cake

We’ve teamed up with our friends at KidCulture.wordpress.com to bring you Christmas cookies from around the world! I’ll share the recipes and you can learn more about how these cookies came to be holiday favorites at http://kidculture.wordpress.com/2010/12/10/cookies-10-russian-tea-cakes/ Russian Tea Cakes have a split personality and dual citizenship. They’re also known as Mexican Wedding Cookies. Learn Hungry for more?

How to Make Besitos de Coco – Christmas Cookies from Around the World

Besitos de Coco

We’ve teamed up with our friends at KidCulture.wordpress.com to bring you Christmas cookies from around the world! I’ll share the recipes and you can learn more about how these cookies came to be holiday favorites at Kidculture.wordpress.com! Longing for a taste of the tropics this holiday season? How ’bout making a batch of Besitos de Hungry for more?

Blind Bake

Blind Bake

Blind baking is cooking a pie crust before adding a filling. Blind bake if your filling either doesn’t require cooking or if your filling will cook faster than your crust. Blind baking prevents crusts from becoming soggy when wet or juicy fillings are added. You should partially or fully cook your crust depending on Hungry for more?

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