Biscuits and Cookies

Chocolate Crackles

Chocolate Crackles

A popular children's treat in Australia and New Zealand, especially for birthday parties and at school fêtes.Read More
Cornflake and Cranberry Crisps

Cornflakes and Cranberry Crisps

Take a popular breakfast cereal, add some chocolate and dried cranberries, and you have a makeover of Chocolate Crackles.Read More
Ginger Shortbread Stars

Ginger Shortbread Stars

These shortbread treats have an added burst of flavour with crystallised ginger.Read More

Baking a difference with Red Cross

It's that time of year again, when local families and communities around Australia get creative in the kitchen to help Red Cross bake the world a better place.Read More
Nutty Chocolate Squares

Nutty Chocolate Squares

A mouth-watering treat of creamy, rich chocolate between two layers of sugary cookies and finished off with a dusting of icing sugar. You’ll be so pleased with this recipe that you’ll be making them all year round.

Nutty Chocolate Squares
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Serves: 36
  • 340 g semisweet chocolate chips
  • 225 g cream cheese, softened
  • 150 ml evaporated milk
  • ½ cup chopped walnuts
  • 1 teaspoon almond extract, divided
  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1½ cups sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 125 g butter, softened
  • 2 eggs
  • ½ teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 tablespoon icing sugar
  1. Preheat oven to 175°C.
  2. In a medium saucepan over low heat, combine chocolate chips, cream cheese, and evaporated milk; stirring constantly until ...
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Vanilla Sugar Cookies

Vanilla Sugar Cookies

Sugar cookies may be formed by hand or rolled and cut into shapes. They are commonly decorated with frosting, sprinkles, or a combination of both. Decorative shapes and figures can be cut into the spread dough using a cookie cutter. Read More
Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

These cookies are a great way of using up any extra pumpkin leftovers you have and they are quick and easy to make with an outstanding result that is sure to please.Read More


These highly addictive spicy cookies with their cracked, sugary tops are equally at home dunked in tea, coffee, or milk.Read More
Peanut Butter Blonde Brownies

Peanut Butter Blonde Brownies

These frosted peanutty blonde brownies are the perfect accompaniment to your morning coffee. Peanut butter adds a chewy texture to the blondies and a burst of flavour to the frosting.Read More
Chocolate Chip Blonde Brownies

Chocolate Chip Blonde Brownies – Blondies

Blondies ingredients include flour, brown sugar, butter, eggs, baking powder, and vanilla, and may contain walnuts or pecans. Chip blondies may contain white or dark chocolate chips, butterscotch chips, or other flavoured chips.Read More