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To “Tim Tam Slam” & Tea for Christmas

By HomeRearedChef, published on Dec 14, 2012

...The biscuit softens from the center and the outer chocolate coating begins to melt. Basically, the inside of the biscuit will collapse while the outside should (hopefully) remain intact, just long enough for the beverage to reach inside your mouth.

The Tim Tam was the creation of Mr. Ian Norris, who then worked as food technology director of Arnott’s Biscuits, the cookies manufacturer. But they can now be purchased in the United Stated. “Tim Tam, Classic White” was introduced through Pepperidge Farm and is selling in Target stores.

So, do you dare to Tim Tam Slam?

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Tags: cookies, tim-tam slam, christmas time, fun eating

Christmas Currency: Cookies

By evidentlyblog, published on Dec 27, 2011

...distant lands of Portland/Vancouver and all the holiday hubbub. While it was a wonderful time away on many fronts, being back here at home is sort of a relief--especially in regards to sweets. It became apparent to me after observing my family and attending a few gatherings that Christmas cookies & sweets really are the "Currency of Christmas". (Tisk, tisk that you would ever enter another's home without bearing some currency.)

Apparently in normal households, multiple kinds of these baked goods are made and then placed in tins or on festive paper plates. These are given... (more)

Tags: christmas, holiday, cookies, baking, waste, tradition, obligation, indulgence, currency

Never Too Old

By Deborah Horton, published on Dec 17, 2010

One of my favorite Christmas traditions is making giant gingerbread Christmas cookies with the kids. Even though my boys are no longer kids, they still love making these cookies and of course eating them. It's something that we do together on Christmas Eve and they always look forward to it every year. The house smells absolutely yummy and the cookies are really wonderful on a chilly Christmas Eve night. Here's the recipe, if you want to try it out yourself:

Gingerbread Man Cookies Recipe

INGREDIENTS

Cookies3 1/4 cups sifted all-purpose flour3/4 teaspoon baking soda3/4... (more)

Tags: christmas, family, relationships, cookies, baking, christmas traditions, holiday traditions, gingerbread men

Sugar Cookie Memories of Grandma

By Anne Coleman, published on Dec 28, 2009

...curtains dapples the chrome-edged kitchen table. A flour coated hand pushes back wisps of gray hair from a wrinkled forehead. The worn oilcloth floor crackles under foot. And the fragrance in the air ... Heaven. There is no memory more alive to me when I remove Grandma's recipe for Brown Sugar Cookies from its drawer than this one. Great-grandma was already very old when I was born - in her 80's - and my memories of her are few and fleeting, but that kitchen, and grandma ever-present and baking in it, are etched into my mind with a clarity like no other. I don't recall words ever being... (more)

Tags: family, childhood, memories, cookies, baking

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