"...During the birthday week, Jan. 13-19, Tiff’s is offering a special deal: two dozen cookies for $15, online only, enter code 15YEARS...."
"...At the corner nearest the UT Main building, the school’s Young Conservative Network assembled to offer something more appealing: home-baked cookies. This was no ordinary distribution of flour and sugar, however..."
"...In the appetizer round, cooks were given 25 minutes to create a dish using tiny live crappie (from Agua Dulce) and iced lemonade cookies along with greens and some lemon-lime soda. Watching them catch, kill, and filet the little fish was exciting for the audience. [image-4]..."
"...All Austin area H-E-B stores will begin receiving Blue Bell deliveries on Mon., Aug. 31 in addition to stores in Bastrop, Buda, Dripping Springs, Elgin, Georgetown, Kyle, La Grange, Leander, Pflugerville, Round Rock, Burnet, Kingsland, and Marble Falls." The specific times of availability were not announced, and the initial flavors will be limited: Home Style Vanilla, Cookies and Cream, Dutch Chocolate, and The Great Divide..."
"...[image-1] In addition to being a serious Downton Abbey aficionado, Haupt is the author of Historic Austin Restaurants -Capital Cuisine Through Generations (History Press, $19.99). She'll share anecdotes and history of some of Austin's classic eateries and sign copies of her book while guests enjoy tea and cookies from the store cafe..."
"...Last week, we told you about the Cookies for Cody online bake sale benefit developed by Stephanie Weaver for her nephew, cancer patient Cody Brasic of Marble Falls...."
"...A friend of mine recently landed a job with a Girl Scouts regional council. When she announced this happy news on social media, she was flooded with congratulatory comments to the tune of "Woooooooo! Girl Scout cookies!!!!" as though the walls of her cubicle or the office building itself were made from Trefoil shortbread bricks...."
"...Matt Timms will be back in Austin this weekend, when the third leg of his Holiday Cookie Takedown tour stops in at the Shangri-La. Whip up your best batch of cookies and be there for the fun...."
"...The Labine brothers undoubtedly draw on a lifetime of experience for these exchanges, though Cooper serves as little more than a foil for Toph. The Canadian Rockies never disappoint, however, when it comes to providing lovely scenery, and a sweet but fitting conclusion assures that Mountain Men leaves you with a smile that’s not merely the result of Toph’s pot cookies...."
"...Starring: Daniel Stern, Jon Polito, Brad Sullivan, Ann Dowd, Blake Bashoff and Ari Greenberg. I once had a home economics teacher whose notion of culinary ingenuity revolved around the concept of a “basic dough.” This dough, so she said, could create a vast variety of cookies with minimal time and effort..."
"...The Austin Food & Wine Alliance makes an investment in the future, Hopdoddy talks to some smart cookies, and more afternoon bites...."
"...In accordance with the Jewish commandment not to mix milk with meat, these desserts cannot have cream, milk, or beloved butter. Delicious cookies, bar, or pies without butter? Is it possible?..."
"...Commercials for the likes of Ritz crackers, American Airlines, Cheerios, McDonald's, and every kids' favorite Oreo cookies were staples of Baldwin's wonder years when, during a casting "cattle call" in Long Beach, he was tapped by Coscarelli for Kenny & Co. The role and the bond formed with Coscarelli would prove to be one of the most important in his career...."
"...Suffice it to say that I get ornery if it's balmy outside. I want my same stocking every year, I want my 32-year-old sister to sleep in her childhood bedroom on Christmas Eve, I even want to shovel and come inside to eggnog with ein Schlag -- one slug (or more) of whiskey, as my German brother-in-law likes to say, or cocoa, with cookies...."
"...'Tis the season to bombard each other with cheap holiday treats, like M&M cookies or ChocoBake cakes. As an annual recipient of such homebaked "goods," I'm encouraged when authoritative dessert sources arrive on the sweets scene..."
"...Waffles, the Cookies, Then Santa Claus Though my mother never prepared a Christmas dinner on her own until after my grandmother died, she did stake out Christmas Eve as her personal culinary domain. I don't recall where she came up with the idea of a waffle supper on Christmas Eve, but she was determined to create her own tradition and put on quite a show for our family and whatever invited guests might happen to join us..."
"...Turns out, it’s a massive pain. In fact, I didn’t even make the compost cookies because I was so exhausted after making the cereal milk (the simplest recipe in the book), cornflake crunch, cornflake chocolate chip marshmallow cookies, and crack pie that I couldn’t muster the energy to jump through anymore culinary hoops in service to this cookbook...."
"...Sugar Mamas (1905 S 1st St; www.sugarmamasbakeshop.com) and Sugar Circus (2613 E 5th St; www.sugarcircusatx.com) usually carry at least one gluten-free flavor a day; call ahead to see if it is something you like. And Delish Bakery (209 W 3rd St; http://delishaustin.com) has a great selection of cupcakes, cheesecake cups, brownies and cookies..."
"...Satisfying a craving for a warm-from-the-oven, homemade cookie requires several activities: finding a recipe, shopping for quality ingredients, mixing, and baking. After you've eaten the one or two cookies that fulfill that initial need, you're left with extra ingredients, dirty dishes, and many extra cookies..."
"...Allison Campbell's Chewy Chai Meringue Cookies took top honors overall at Faraday's Cookie Contest, winning the Other category and Best in Show. Tex-Mex Chocolate Cookies submitted by Michael Hegedus were judged best in the Chocolate category, and Suzanne Zucca topped the Decorated division with her Almond Snowflakes..."
"...Sixth, 472-1347) has the most extensive selection of heart-shaped baked goods we found in town everything from cakes, shortcakes, and tortes to tarts and cheesecakes. They've got decorated cupcakes, heart and lip-shaped cookies, plus bags of gingersnap or linzer hearts....."
"...Your all-time favorites -- Thin Mints, Caramel deLites, Peanut Butter Patties, and Shortbreads -- will be joined this year by the new Piñata, a crunchy oatmeal-based cookie with a berry filling, icing, and a crumb topping. The idea of selling cookies as a community service project is said to have originated with a Girl Scout troop in Muskogee, Okla., in 1917, and troops all over the country were making and selling sugar cookies to raise money by the 1920s..."
"...The yin to my yang, she was visibly blissed out – seemingly unaffected by the hellish nightmare of I-35 on the day after Christmas or her carload of exasperated family members. I bet she has a secret stash of pot cookies, I thought..."
"...Who needs a beach body when there's Sweet Ritual's chocolate-dipped, rainbow sprinkle, ice cream cookie sandwich? The thick chocolate cookies, from Austin's vegan darling Capital City Bakery, are paired with Sweet Ritual's creamy cashew-based vanilla ice cream and dipped in rich, dark chocolate that will leave you swooning. The colorful sprinkles will be a sure hit with the kids..."
"...Real butter mints. French vanilla ribbon cookies..."
"...In addition to customized cakes, beloved bake shop Sugar Mama’s has an assortment of cookies and cupcakes, including the absolutely delightful pink champagne (usually January’s flavor of the month), chocolate covered cherry, chocolate covered strawberry, and chocolate covered raspberry flavors. Cookies include conversation hearts, raspberry linzers, lavender chocolate macarons, and chocolate-dipped crispy treats..."
"...Not until our second date that is, a Chronicle Christmas party. There we were, loitering around my desk at the then-corner of Beirut and Lebanon, when the office manager came by with a basketful of cookies, a gift from a sister business that knows us all too well..."
"...Quack's 43rd Street Bakery (411 E. 43rd, 453-3399, www.quackquacks.com) Pies, cakes, cupcakes, and seasonal decorated cookies...."
"...Cookie Monster alert! The bakeries at both Central Market stores will debut a new line of 19 specialty gourmet cookies this week, with Cookie Happy Hours from 3 to 6pm on Wednesday and Thursday, June 22 and 23. During this promotion, customers can buy six cookies for $3 and pair them with a free 14-ounce container of Promised Land milk..."
"...Chewy Gooey Crispy Crunchy Melt-in-Your-Mouth Cookiesby Alice Medrich Artisan, 384 pp., $25.95 (paper)..."
"...Stuffed as we were after our multiethnic meal, we couldn't think of leaving without trying some of Ann Lux's tempting sweet treats. There are drop cookies, hand-decorated cutout cookies, bar cookies, brownies, tarts, cupcakes, cheesecakes, and decorated layer cakes from which to choose..."
"...Chewy Chai Meringue Cookies by Alison Campbell – Overall Winner..."
"...The nonprofit has just debuted their first for-profit venture, the Do Good Deli (211 E. Seventh, 394-7945), a sandwich shop selling locally flavored sandwiches, salads, chips, fruit, cookies, and drinks at very reasonable prices..."
"...The folks at this popular lake-area culinary-supply wonderland are looking for the best cookie bakers in Austin to enter this holiday contest. Contestants will be judged in three categories: Chocolate Cookies, Decorated Cookies, and Other..."
"...Their fresh breads will turn any sandwich into a conversation piece. Other noteworthy items include croissants almost as big as footballs and huge peanut butter cookies that will stick to the roof of your mouth..."
"...In addition to the usual offerings, the bakery rotates specialty cakes, tarts, and cookies through on a regular basis. In the summer months, look for their lemon tart, made with a cookie crust and topped with artfully molded meringue..."
"...Always looking for new markets, McConnell decided to participate in a couple of bridal shows last year and managed to open up a whole new world of business for her company. This season, Austin brides are choosing custom-decorated cookies for all the events related to their nuptials: wedding bells or interlocking hearts with the names of the bride and groom, individual wedding cake cookies in the bride's colors, place card cookies for showers and parties -- you name it, Penny's will create it! Penny also told me about another project she's got going, an upcoming book called Cookie Stories..."
"...This brightly lit spot on South First opens in the wee hours -- 4am, every day. Literally bursting with cookies -- Mexican wedding cookies, and green cookies and red cookies, and yummy Mexican sweet breads and flaky pastries -- La Mex piles the sweets high to whet your every appetite..."
"...I wasn't invited to contribute to this section, an editorial mistake. Demographically, I'm perfect: literate, middle-aged, fighting the confusing battle of weight-exercise-cookies on the front lines for many years..."
"...Texas French Bread (seven locations): All your favorite tea breads (pumpkin, hobbit, banana, cranberry) can be made in miniature or regular sizes and shipped wherever you'd like. Cookie tins can be packed with a choice of more than 15 different holiday cookies (we're partial to the nutty chocolate thumbprints filled with fudge) for that special holiday party..."
"...Room for Dessert: 110 Recipes for Cakes, Custards, Souffles, Tarts, Pies, Cobblers, Sorbets, Sherbets, Ice Creams, Cookies, Candies, and Cordialsby David Lebovitz, Alice Waters, and Michael Lamotte..."
"...There are also some wonderful options right here in town. Penny McConnell of Penny's Pastries is baking again, just in time to sell her excellent, heart-shaped shortbread and lovely, hand-decorated sugar cookies for Valentine's Day..."
"...Number of Girl Scouts in Midtown SU who sell cookies: About 400..."
"...Gluten-free baking maven Karen Morgan finally has a local brick-and-mortar outlet for her exemplary baked goods. Blackbird Bakery is newly open in the Lakeway area, offering gluten-free doughnut holes, pastries, cookies, tarts, and breads, in addition to made-to-order pies and cakes..."
"...Community tables with tall stools fill out the room. A blackboard menu describes daily specials, and bright neon signs proclaim the creed – "Moments of Joy." The mouthwatering aroma of cookies baking stimulates the appetite and draws customers inside...."
"...By next year, we hope to be in other states." With the recent addition of a second San Antonio outlet, Tiff's Treats now has 18 stores in Texas. Not bad for a company that started delivering hot cookies to UT students from a Hyde Park apartment kitchen in 1999..."
"...Her new book offers more than 80 of her most extravagant desserts and each recipe includes instructions for making three alternatives for each one. Give this book to Mom and she can make her cake (or cookies or ice cream) and eat it too. For the fashion-conscious, cake decorating mom:..."
"...1) Cookies & milk by Laura Sawicki at Meatopia The moist bacon-fat brownie and crisp bacon and chocolate chip cookies washed down with shots of iced horchata were the right sweet counterpoint to all that meat...."