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NY Cheesecake Cookies

Posted on December 23, 2015

A front runner among taste testers, these bite sized cheesecake cookies are scrumptious! 1 1⁄4 cup graham crackers, finely crushed (1 sleeve) 1 cup flour 1 1⁄2 tsp baking powder 1 stick (8 tablespoons) unsalted butter, softened 1⁄2 cup brown sugar, packed 1 egg, separated 3 oz cream cheese, softened 1⁄4 cup granulated sugar 2 […]

Marcia’s Dippidy-Do-Dah! Cherries

Posted on December 22, 2015

We prefer to get these as gifts but they are fun to make as well! And the packaging can be very fun.   Ingredients: Maraschino Cherries with Stems White Chocolate – Dark Chocolate – Milk Chocolate for Dipping. It’s your choice! Your Favorite Liquor  or Cordial ~  Bourbon is always a hit       […]

Candy Cane Cookies

Posted on December 21, 2015

    Makes 2 dozen cookies 1 cup unsalted butter, softened to room temperature 1 cup powdered sugar 1 large egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoon peppermint extract (or 1/2 teaspoon almond extract) 3 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 to 3/4 teaspoon red food coloring       Cream together the butter […]

Day 8: Chewy Lemon Snowdrops

Posted on December 20, 2015

Described as pure cookie magic. A few author notes. Do Not Overbake. They must be barely golden and maybe look a little underbaked. They will harden up…the softness is key. Also do not use hot/warm cookie sheets, it affects the baking process. INGREDIENTS 1 stick butter, softened Zest and juice of one lemon ½ cup […]

Bacon Peanut Butter Dog Biscuits

Posted on December 18, 2015

You know we love our canines at BHC. So here is some delicious nom noms for the doggies in your life.     Ingredients: 1 cup creamy or chunky peanut butter 2/4 cup nonfat milk 1 large egg 2 cups whole wheat flour* 1 tablespoon baking powder 1/3 cup oats 2-3 strips of chopped bacon […]

Coconut Snowball Cookie

Posted on December 17, 2015

The coconut snowball cookies add some fluffy texture to any plate of treats you’ll serve this holiday season. And they taste pretty darn good too. Makes 20­-25 cookies Ingredients 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, at room temperature ¾ cup powdered sugar ¼ cup granulated sugar 2 teaspoons coconut extract (substituting lemon extract/lemon juice and […]

Chocolate Dipped Toffee Shortbread: Day 4

Posted on December 16, 2015

At Basin Harbor, we enjoy the good things in life. Crispy, buttery shortbread with toffee chips and dipped in milk chocolate. YUM. The only thing better is then dipping them in more toffee. Overload? We think not. ingredients: 2 cups all-purpose Gold Medal flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature 3/4 […]

No Bake Coconut Pecan Pralines

Posted on December 15, 2015

      The hardest thing about this cookie is the decision on how big to make them. Yes, they are sweet but oh so good. From a favorite food blogger: Confessions of A Cookbook Queen Ingredients 2 1/2 cups granulated sugar 1/2 cup evaporated milk 1/2 cup corn syrup 1 stick (1/2 cup) salted butter […]

Mocha Crinkle Cookies

Posted on December 14, 2015

Dark, chocolatey and a hint of coffee. Great combination. To make these mocha crinkle cookies, you will need the following ingredients: 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1/4 cup + 1 tbsp granulated sugar 1/4 cup +1 tbsp brown sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 tbsp instant espresso powder 3 tbsp melted […]

Earl Grey Icebox Cookies

Posted on December 13, 2015

    These perfect afternoon tea cookies literally have bags of tea mixed in with the dry ingredients. We hadn’t ever thought of doing that, even a bit dubious but then our minds began racing with other tea cookies we could create! A favorite of many of our taste testers. Ingredients 1 cup unsalted butter, […]