52 weeks of baking – The Renaissance Biscotti are really hard cookie that have to be dipped in coffee to be edible, that’s true, but more traditionally they were dipped in a sweet wine. I made these biscotti to go with a beet port that […]
52 weeks of cooking – Oceania These small cookies will take you away in one bite to a tropical island. Comprised mostly of coconut with a taste of banana and a hint of pandan these make me remember the humid heat of my early days […]
52 weeks of baking – Dietary Restrictions While working on Class Afloat I had a cook’s mate, my dedicated helper. Over the years I worked with a few different girls, each had a different skill level from basic food knowledge to culinary graduate. They helped […]
52 weeks of baking – Drink Pairings Most of the time when I make myself a cocktail I just mix up whatever I have on hand, more often than not it turns out a bit odd. I fiddle with it to try and fix it, […]
EUGENE, Ore. – A couple of Eugene Girl Scouts set up a cookie-selling table outside a Eugene medical marijuana dispensary Friday night. The owner of the Oregon Microgrowers Guild, Debra Grosella, says it was a dream come true when the mom of of those two Girl Scouts called to ask if they could work together. A … Continue reading »
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Get your sweet tooth ready. Local Girl Scout troops delivered cookies Tuesday. In Springfield, 17 local troops sorted through 30,000 boxes of cookies, getting them ready for their eager recipients. And there were a lot of orders this year. The Girl Scouts say their local sales were up 47 percent from last … Continue reading »
Dough may get a little stiff during mixing. It may be easier to mix by rolling up your sleeves and digging in!