Avocado Chocolate Chip Cookies

Everyone who cooks with avocado understands the plight of trying to guess the perfect ripeness. You can buy them at almost-perfection and hope for the best, or go from green and wait for the day when they feel just right. More often than not, I overshoot and wait too long, leaving me with a bowlful… Continue reading Avocado Chocolate Chip Cookies

Quick Cowboy Cookies

What’s a cowboy cookie? It’s essentially like an oatmeal cookie went on Pimp My Ride (oh hey, 2004 MTV reference) and became extra-awesome. This cookie mix was actually given to me in a jar as a gift by my boyfriend at Christmas with the instructions attached. Just like these brownies I made a few months… Continue reading Quick Cowboy Cookies

A Guide to French Macarons

French macarons are known to be one of the trickiest cookies to master at home. They are often described as finicky, delicate, and down-right rage-inducing. First and foremost, I watched this video from Entertaining with Beth on how to get a flawless batch of macarons. I used her recipe for the cookie element and used… Continue reading A Guide to French Macarons

Christmas Cookie Recipe Roundup

It’s that time of year again! I want all of your favourite holiday cookie recipes whether they’re frosted, cracked, dipped or dusted. It’s simple: Post your all-time favourite holiday cookie recipe in the comments or e-mail it to me at veronica@thevegetarianginger.com I’ll compile all the entries into one amazing cookie roundup post One entry will… Continue reading Christmas Cookie Recipe Roundup

Gluten-Free Red Velvet Cookies with Peanut Butter Chips

This was my first attempt at red velvet anything and I went into it with a blank slate. I honestly had no idea what made something “red velvet” and how it differentiated from any other colourful cookies. Here’s the long and the short of it: it’s not very different at all. Essentially, red velvet is… Continue reading Gluten-Free Red Velvet Cookies with Peanut Butter Chips