Thursday, November 30, 2006

Cookies In the Mail
Make Them Yourself

From chocolate-dipped hazelnut shortbread to sherry butternut drops to appetizing ginger crisps, has been sharing original recipes for tasty holiday cookies for the last two years in a Yuletide tradition done 21st century style its 12 Days of Cookies holiday e-newsletters.

For the first year ever, will deliver a baker's dozen (13 newsletters daily right to the inboxes of subscribers. (In the past, they’ve only offered 12 recipes.)

And at a highest-ever subscription of over 2.3 million, many will be able to enjoy a twist in this year's edition a strong focus on classics and quick and easy preparation.

Starting December 1, the highly-visited food and cooking site will distribute 13 newsletters of 12 Days of Cookies, which will each contain one recipe, along with sumptuous photography and chef's notes.

Here's a sneak preview of what's to come: Almond Shortbreads, Chocolate Cheesecake, Candy Cane Bars, Angel Wings, Coconut-Cranberry Macaroons, Iced Citrus Crackle, Peanut Butter and Chocolate Biscotti, Ginger Pecan Oatmeal Crisps and Super Gooey Chocolate Drops.

Anyone can subscribe prior to December 1st, after which they can still enjoy these online at See recipes from last year’s 12 Days of Cookies at: