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christmas in a cookie

Several years ago, my wife and I visited the Pacific Northwest and Alaska.  While there, I picked up a cookbook that highlighted the area's desserts. I was very surprised to see how many of them used douglas fir – yes, the Christmas tree – as a flavor.  So apparently it's edible and can be used like an herb. Fast forward to this morning where I catch a glimpse of a rosemary and pine nut cookie recipe while stumbling around the web. I start thinking about adding rosemary to my biscotti recipe, Read more [...]