Monthly Archives: October 2013

Cut-out chocolate and almond cookies

Cut-out chocolate almond cookies

Cut-out chocolate almond cookies

My big weekly indulgence is ‘Great British Bake-Off’. I’m in awe of the amazing range of skills that all the contestants demonstrate – all of them. So I’ve been inspired to try to conquer my fear of the cut-out biscuit.

Last month, I did a trial run of some chocolate and vanilla cut-out cookies. Malcolm condemned them as ‘inedible’. Oops. This month’s effort did better: he’s rated them as ‘OK but not to my taste’. So in case an almondy biscuit filled with plain chocolate is to your taste, here we go. Continue reading