cookie recipe

The cookie recipe changed again. Sort of. Not a lot. Here it is, as well as the lemon variation. Basic Sugar Cookie 2 c wheat flour 1 c granulated white sugar 3/4 tsp baking soda 1/4 tsp salt Mix dry ingredients together. 1/2 c shortening Cut in shortening. 1/2 c vegetable oil 1 tsp vinegar … Continue reading cookie recipe

The Restaurant Show

WI 57 Television invited me to be on The Restaurant Show. Telsaan's segment starts at the 8 minute mark. The Restaurant Show: Episode 406. Yep, that's a little bit out of my comfort zone. I'm too shy for television. Jessa and her team were really nice to work with, though. I'll admit that it was … Continue reading The Restaurant Show

cookie recipe

I've changed my cookie recipe. This new version makes a crisp cookie that's a bit sweeter than the previous recipe. I think this recipe makes cookies that go with tea better than the old recipe. Note: I still bake these in a pizza oven, so I don't know what the baking temperature is, nor how … Continue reading cookie recipe

lapsang souchong 

I've had a troubled relationship with this tea. If you're not familiar with Lapsang Souchong, it's a Chinese black tea that has been smoked. The history of it has something to do with being transported by land from China to Europe, and the smoke from the campfires getting into all of the goods that were … Continue reading lapsang souchong