Super Thick Levain-Style Chocolate Chip Cookie from Stella Parks

Chocolate chip cookies will never go out of style, and there's always a new recipe claiming to be the best or the Last Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe You'll Ever Need. And honestly, I prefer a more egalitarian approach - it's all going to boil down to what you're in the mood for. And this time, … Continue reading Super Thick Levain-Style Chocolate Chip Cookie from Stella Parks

Rye-Cranberry Chocolate-Chunk Poppy Seed Cookies

Now that it's officially fall, it means that turning on the oven to cook is no longer an unwelcome prospect. I came across this chocolate chip cookie recipe on the New York Times and was intrigued by its unconventional additions. It contained rye flour (of which I still had some remaining from my Nordic bread-making experiments), … Continue reading Rye-Cranberry Chocolate-Chunk Poppy Seed Cookies

Salted Caramel Fudgy Brownies

This brownie is an elaborate affair. It involves a salted caramel filling and a whole bunch of different ingredients I don't normally keep (heavy cream, sour cream, corn syrup), but the resoundingly positive response to these have been worth every minute of labor I put into these. The texture is rich, fudgy, and just a … Continue reading Salted Caramel Fudgy Brownies

Light and Chewy Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

These cookies were inspired by a mom's homemade oatmeal chocolate chip cookies that she had sent to her (adult) children. When I was vacationing in California and visiting a friend, he opened up a package he had just received from his mom and inside was a big tupperware of oatmeal chocolate chip cookies. Having felt … Continue reading Light and Chewy Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies