Oatmeal cookies with dried pears, pecans and chocolate chips are a delicious match, soft and flavorful, for breakfast or as a snack!
Initially, I wanted to make oatmeal, raisin and chocolate chip cookies, but I soon found out that I was out of raisins, instead I had various dried fruit in store, cranberries, mango, ginger, and … pears! Yesss! Suddenly I wanted a pear cookie.
Caramelized hazelnuts and almonds meal and butter that can be used three ways: as candies (sooo good!), chopped into a coarse meal or as a paste.
A nut butter can be made of all sorts of nuts, I most commonly make it with hazelnuts or a mix of almonds and hazelnuts. You can also make pistachio meal and paste the same way, very interesting and really delicious.