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The ultimate cookie book : more than 500 best-ever treats plus secrets for successful cookie baking.
Better Homes and Gardens Books (Firm)
2nd edition.
Publication Information:
Boston : Hougthon Mifflin Harcourt, [2014]
Physical Description:
480 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
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"Better Homes and Gardens."

Includes index.
Cookie basics -- Delicious drops -- Creative cutouts -- Slice & bake -- Scrumptious shapes -- Stuffed & filled -- Express treats -- Worldly favorites -- Irresistible brownies -- Unbeatable bars -- No-fuss no-bakes -- Double takes -- Cocktail cookies -- Holiday sweets.
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TX772 .U47 2014 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf

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More than 500 recipes for every kind of cookie, including must-have classics and fresh new flavor combinations

This one-stop source, packed with more than 250 inspiring photos, gives home bakers a huge collection of 500 irresistible cookie recipes for every occasion. There are tried-and-true classics to pair with a glass of milk, such as Chocolate Chunk Cookies; treats perfect for holiday celebrations like Big Soft Ginger Cookies; and on-trend sweet-and-savory delights like Berry-Sage Thumbprints. A welcome variety of options includes Express cookies (quick recipes that start with a mix) and Double Takes (homemade versions of iconic store-bought favorites), and an informative Cookie Basics section covers topics such as proper measuring, equipment, decorating, and packaging. With this book, bakers at all levelsnbsp;will find endless inspiration for everyday goodies and year-round entertaining.

Author Notes

The iconic BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS brand is one of America's most trusted sources for information on cooking, gardening, home improvement, home design, decorating, and crafting. Today, the brand encompasses books, magazines, and digital media.

Table of Contents

introductionp. 4
1 cookie basicsp. 6
2 delicious dropsp. 20
3 creative cutoutsp. 54
4 slice & bakep. 80
5 scrumptious shapesp. 114
6 stuffed & filledp. 156
7 express treatsp. 196
8 worldly favoritesp. 222
9 irresistible browniesp. 260
10 unbeatable barsp. 298
11 no-fuss no-bakep. 350
12 double takesp. 372
13 cocktail cookiesp. 388
14 holiday sweetsp. 412
indexp. 462
metric informationp. 477
emergency baking substitutions, and weights and measuresp. 478