Cookies and Biscuits

Cookies and Biscuits. Recipes for you to try, because homemade is always best!

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Large Shortbread Wreath with White Chocolate, Cranberries and Pistachio

Shortbread makes a great edible gift for foodies at Christmas time. It also makes a lovely festive centrepiece ready for when guests come to visit.

Low Carb Almond Cookies

These low carb almond cookies are made with almond flour, honey & orange blossom. They are simple to make & relatively healthy for a cookie as they are gluten free, free of refined sugar & contain no butter or oil.

Black Forest Cookie Cake

These chocolate cookies are laden with chocolate chunks and have been a favourite for ages, they smell divine! I turned them into a showstopper for the festive season. So, here is my Black Forest Cookie Cake.

Healthy Gluten Free Breakfast Cookies

Gluten free cookies filled with fruit and seeds‘. Pumpkin is a fruit (really!), adding to the sweetness to the cookie naturally. These breakfast cookies might just be the perfect breakfast treat! 

Cookie Cups

My cookie cups are so quick and easy to make. They are the perfect vessel for a child’s drink of milk at snack time or before bed. They are so versatile, you can fill them with mousse and fruit, or ice-cream etc..