Honey Diamonds were among my mothers unusual Christmas cookies. I have no idea why we didn’t have them more often. But Mom had a great collection of cookies served only at Christmas. I have never seen most of them anywhere. I noticed in years passed while blogging that for some reason, I have never shared Holiday recipes ahead of time. I plan to rectify that this year as you will see them throughout the next few months.
A rare cookie with no shortening, these soft pillows of spiced chocolate are actually more little cakes packed with flavor that only get better when they sit. Its quick preparation is a boon to busy bakers and as a bonus they make the house smell wonderful while baking. Continue reading