Classic Gingerbread Cookies

It has been a very busy week here at KC, and as Christmas edges closer we are upping our tempo on our cookies production!  Today we have classic gingerbread cookies, and the recipe that we developed is rich in flavor and has a soft, buttery texture.  This recipe does require a little bit of time […]

Coconut Macadamia Snowflakes

Mele kalikimaka is the thing to say about these cookies! These are a very light, sweet cookie made by folding coconut, macadamia nuts, and lime zest into a fresh meringue.  It’s like going to Hawaii for Christmas – not traditional, but still fun.  Take care to bake them until light golden, or they will be […]

Almond Mocha Biscotti

At the age of 10, I made my first biscotti.  This was inspired by my Italian Grandmother, who wore beautiful skirts and high heels and red lipstick, and never, never told anyone her real age.  She loved the almond biscotti, and as she dipped it into her coffee, I was already thinking of what combination […]

Pumpkin Spice Wedding Cookies

Sometimes you want just a little something to satisfy your sweet tooth, and Mexican Wedding Cookies (also known as Russian Tea Cakes, Snowballs, and Italian Wedding Cookies) do just that.  They are a simple nut based cookie scooped into 1 inch balls and baked, then rolled in powdered sugar.  For Christmas, we incorporated the flavors […]

12 Days of Cookies- Day 1: Ginger Molasses

Every baker needs a good ginger molasses cookie recipe, especially if someone in their family happens to love them with a cup of coffee in the morning.  So we set out to formulate a recipe that would give us the perfect balance of spices and just the right amount of sweetness.  What we came up […]

White Chocolate and Coconut Blondies

Here’s a secret:  Chefs don’t magically have recipes for everything. And here at KC, we want to make sure that the client gets exactly what they asked for.  So when we were asked to make blondies, we thought, ok! Then we heard, “but can you make them a little more healthy?” their heads tilting towards […]