At Mimi's Table

. . . lessons from an older and wiser girl

Almond Orange Cookies – Orange Sable Cookies

  grannie geek almond orange sable cookies I love these cookies!  They're crunchy, crumbly, made with ground almonds and orange zest. I found this recipe in a 2001 edition of Martha Stewart's Holiday Cookies:  100 Favorite Recipes. Don't get me wrong, I love chocolate and caramel and cheesecake as much as anyone.  But during ...

Shirley’s Christmas Walnut Roll

grannie geek, Shirley's Christmas Walnut Roll

Shirley's Christmas Walnut Roll

Growing up, our family was incredibly spoiled at Christmas time.  My mother, Shirley, and my paternal grandmother, Grandma Szewczyk, excelled at baking.  Because Grandma Szewczyk lived directly across an alley from us, we were doubly blessed. My mom's walnut roll ...