Tuesday, December 7, 2010

TWD - Tuiles.......day 2 of cookie week





This is one of the instances when TWD made me jump out of my box.  I have always admired this sophisticated little cookies, but never would have tried them on my own.  So thanks to Clivia at Bubbies' Little Baker for forcing me into it!

I will say that the three cookies on that plate are the only three out of the eight I baked that turned out into something photographable.  They were all edible......just not all pretty!  There is quite the trick in getting them from the cookie sheet onto a moldable apparatus.  Your timing has to be impeccable in order to keep the cookie all in one piece.  So these take some practice.

As for the taste......they have a wonderfully rich maple flavor.  I think these would be best with some ice cream.  Broken up and sprinkled on top maybe.  Anyway, I'm glad I tried them, but I'm going to need some more practice!

Please check Clivia's site for the recipe.  And step out of your box and try these.

2 comments:

  1. These were so tasty. A little hard to work with, but fun to try. Those three look perfect.

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  2. Your tuiles look perfect. And weren't they worth it just for that taste. Thanks for baking along with me this week.

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