Monday, June 16, 2014

Baking Tips: Useful information on conversion of measuring units

Recipes from different parts of the world use different units of measurement. This helpful tips will guide you on the appropriate conversions are most commonly used in baking.All of these conversion guides are based on approximation. For further baking tips on conversion visit

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Sunday, June 15, 2014

Black and White Cookies Recipe

Black and white cookies commonly known as half moon cookies or half and half cookies have been staple at restaurants, delis, coffee shops, and bakeries all over New Year for over a century. These dome shaped cookies are easily identified because of its two frosting design, one half of the cookie is covered with white sugar glaze and the other half with a chocolate fondant frosting. This recipe  I am going to share is very simple to prepare which I got from This version of half moon cookies is a cross between a cookie and a cake with strong vanilla and lemon taste. In baking these cookies, it is very important not to over bake in order to maintain its cake-like texture. Remove from oven once the edges and bottoms of the cookies begin to turn brown.
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