Pecan Meringue Cookies

Pecan Meringue Cookies

I am a fan of meringue cookies, with fond remembrance of “Surprise Cookies” from my childhood. Mounds of meringue, colored yellow or green or red, and filled with chocolate chips. Fresh from the oven, the meringue was sugar heaven encasing those warm, gooey chips....
Meringue Snakes

Meringue Snakes

I have never eaten snake. I did do alligator once, near Disneyworld. No, it did not taste like chicken, unless you’ve had chicken that was rubbery, tasteless, and made you aware of every inch of your intestinal track. When alligator is featured at a 3-star Paris...
French Style Meringue Cookies

French Style Meringue Cookies

Yesterday I presented you with a decadently rich vanilla ice cream that uses 7 egg yolks. That left me with 7 egg whites, and today I’ll suggest a lovely way to use 4 of those whites. It’s a meringue cookie. Yes, I’ve posted a few meringue cookie recipes here. It’s a...
Perfect Meringue Kiss Cookies

Perfect Meringue Kiss Cookies

I was actually going to call this blog Casablanca and Corn Starch. You see, Casablanca and corn starch are intimately connected. In the movie Casablanca, there is the classic song, “As Time Goes By.”  With the line that lives in your brain forever, “A kiss is just a...