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Old 03-26-2009, 11:13 AM   #1
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Cookie Baking - How Do You Like It?

Hope everyone in internet land is having a great day,

I've got some lovely cookies in the oven, and I'm trying a new recipe.
For those of you that make cookies do you enjoy the experience of baking or the end result ie: eating (tasting). And by that I mean those of you who know more than just the chocolate chip recipe


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Old 03-26-2009, 11:20 AM   #2
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Baking. I rarely eat what I bake.

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Old 03-26-2009, 11:32 AM   #3
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I enjoy both the baking and the eating. It is a pleasure baking cookies for my children and grandchildren - or other relatives and friends. The best tasting seem to be the ones my granddaughters help me bake - even if all they did was lick the spoon.

And, yes - I make more than just chocolate chip cookies - and made from scratch!
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Old 03-26-2009, 12:31 PM   #4
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I enjoy baking cookies but I find I enjoy it more when I make it into a marathon event and bake several different kinds in one day. I don't bake them as much as I used to since it's just me and DH at home and we DEFINITELY don't need the sweets hanging around.
I could give up chocolate but I'm no quitter!
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Old 03-26-2009, 03:12 PM   #5
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I enjoy baking cookies, too. It's a quick way to satisfy my sweet tooth when it acts up. And it's nice to have plenty left over in case it attacks me unexpectedly.
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Old 03-26-2009, 06:32 PM   #6
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i enjoy the making but do like the taste part best. i have made many different kinds of cookies in my life. at the moment i call my granddaughter and she comes and gets about half. only me here to eat them plus i am diabetic.
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Old 03-26-2009, 06:38 PM   #7
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I love to bake cookies. They are so tasty and easy to make, and quick. I mean you can make simple chocolate chip cookies, or you can make more complex cookies.
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Old 03-27-2009, 09:02 AM   #8
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Just been baking chili and chocolate cookies. I have been experimenting and had to have 2-3 to see how they turned out. I like the hint of chili taste with chocolate, it is lovely with cup of coffee.
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Old 03-27-2009, 09:21 AM   #9
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I don't bake a lot of cookies. SO is mostly responsible for that. I do bake from time to time but my forte is eating them with a cold glass of milk.
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Old 03-31-2009, 04:43 PM   #10
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I tend to enjoy baking cookies more than eating them. Bread on the other hand is more of my thing to bake and enjoy.

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