So you saw the title and you just said yourself, a peanut butter chocolate chips cookie, déjà vu! It is true, there is already a recipe on my blog, but not the one of Eric Kayser. And now you think this is a trickery. Soon you’ll just have to copy an other post and change the name, Bim here is an other Article. But I say NO! this recipe is similar but the texture and taste are different.
Is there a better idea than bake cookies? I don’t think so. I guess I already told it but for me cookies are kind of the perfect pastry. It is so simple to bake, so simple to carry and so simple to share. Cookies are the kind of biscuits I often bake when I meet my friend, and it is always a huge success. With this recipe I even brought some to my dentist, wanting to show that sugar isn’t so bad!
Chocolate is a south America story. Mayas were cultivation the cacao and used it in a drink mixed with spices like vanilla or chilly. They give it some medicinal and invigorating properties. It will come to Europe with the Spanish conquest of the XVIe Century. First in Portugal and Spain, then in France it will conquer all Europe quickly. But the chocolate s we know it does not exists, it is still used as a drink mixed with sugar and vanilla. Chocolate bars appear in Europe in the middle of the XIX e Century, and in 1879 Rodolphe Lindt invents the conching technics that give the chocolate its texture we all know today. Read more
First recipe of 2015, and again a cookie recipe, but a Chef recipe! This one is from Laurent Jeannin who is pastry chef at the Bristol Hotel in Paris. I Found the recipe on the blog C’est ma fournée, where Valerie the blogger always tell how she does here recipes, for who she bakes, and add her impression. I learned a lot reading her, and here, using a cookie scoop was a premiere for me!