These small pound cakes, cooked in disposable cardboard molds, make a perfect gift. Easy to make, easy to give, and above all, they taste wonderful. The rich buttery taste is accompanied by fresh and crisp notes of orange.
Christmas Cookies Are for Blogging
In Germany, Christmas cookies are one of the season’s most enduring traditions. No visit to friends or family is complete until a small tray of delicate, eye-catching cookies has been passed around and enjoyed. Dedicated bakers make dozens of different kinds of cookies, some for eating right away and some that will keep for weeks.
I love the look of a crackled cookie, and I love the taste of crystallized ginger. I got both with this recipe. Family and friends were impressed. The ginger taste is strong and stays with you after you’ve finished the cookie, but it is not overpowering. A nice balance.