In Europe many Christmas cookies are nut-based, held together with either beaten egg whites or some form of caramel. Florentines are one of the most popular, a caramel-base cookie rich with almonds. They’re sold and enjoyed year-round, but are especially prized during the holidays. They are naturally gluten-free, too!
Christmas Cookies Are for Blogging
I recently attended a healthy holiday brunch. The surprise hit of the meal was a simple chocolate truffle. Yes, a healthy chocolate truffle. That didn’t TASTE healthy at all! Smooth. Creamy. Decadent. ZOMG. You’re not going to believe this, but I am telling you…the secret ingredient was…
This recipe capitalizes on the ease and popularity of the famous Oreo Truffle, with a holiday twist using the yummy gingerbread Oreos that have been available during the holidays for the past few years. I enjoy making homemade peanut-butter cups and I find that these are a bit easier to make than the truffles.