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[1 Dec 2010 | One Comment | 1,830 views]
Snickerdoodles for Christmas

Editor’s note: A couple of weeks ago, Marci Kay Nobles started posting Thanksgiving recipes. Judging from the amount of hits those recipes received, the readers loved them (they ate them up, you might say). So, Marci Kay is back with more tasty recipes (lucky us!) in hopes of helping First Arkansas News readers add a little cheer to their Christmas seasons. She’ll be posting one Christmas recipe a day between now and Dec. 25, so get those ovens ready and enjoy!
I thought since the Thanksgiving recipes went over so …

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[27 Oct 2010 | One Comment | 3,856 views]
Pfeffernusse (holiday German spice cookie)

My mom first found this recipe in a newspaper insert when we were kids. I’m pretty sure it was the spices and low-fat qualities that drew her, but after making the first batch our family was hooked! These cookies are even better if you let them age a bit, so if you want them for Christmas I would suggest making them up to a month ahead of time and storing them in an air-tight container (we used an old fruitcake tin).
Over the years as I’ve described this cookie to folks, …