Everyone Needs Shortbread In Their Lives

Everyone Needs Shortbread In Their Lives

Shortbread. I don’t get the name. It’s not bread, it’s a cookie! But nomenclatures aside, they’re freakin’ delicious.

I’ve always enjoyed when Christmas rolled around and store shelves would be filled with boxes of little shortbread fingers. Probably the best thing to come out of Scotland, right after bagpipes.

Sous Vide Cottage Cheese Egg Bites

Sous Vide Cottage Cheese Egg Bites

O. M. G.

I did my first cook with the Anova Nano (not an affiliate link), and I’m hooked already.

I watched this video on the Sous Vide Everything channel (which I highly recommend) and decided I needed to try this when I finally got an Anova of my own. I went with the cottage cheese version, since I can’t find any of those fancy/Brazilian cheeses here in the boonies. Also, I like cottage cheese.

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Forty Creek Butter Tarts

Forty Creek Butter Tarts

Here’s a little number I shared with the folks at Forty Creek Whiskey a number of years ago. It’s been very popular for them, used to be posted on their website when they still had recipes on it, and often pops up in my Facebook feed to this day.

I DID leave out one step that I do in the instructions I gave them. Personally, I think it’s the most important one, in retrospect. It was a simple thing I didn’t do originally, but decided to try a batch or two in … and it DOES make a difference in the finished product. I’ll add that to the instructions so you don’t miss it.

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