D.C.’s Pecan Sticks

This pecan recipe is 10x better than Arizona’s Chewy Pecan bars, in my opinion. It’s got a roasty-toasty flavor that they chewy pecan bars didn’t. Continue reading if you want the recipe, more information about who got this week’s #CookieKindness box, and any tips or reminders for those baking this recipe fore the first time.

Delaware’s Applesauce Cookie

If you want your entire house to smell like Fall, bake this cookie. It’s amazing. The cookie itself taste like a mild gingerbread cookie without the snap due to the applesauce which makes them super soft and delicate. Continue reading if you want the recipe and behind the scenes info about what to expect when making this cookie.

Connecticut’s Raspberry Thimbles

*Spoiler Alert. Connecticut’s Raspberry Thimbles are the bomb-dot-com. Be my guest to still watch this week’s First Taste episode to see my initial reaction but spoiler alert, there is no denying the jammy goodness. Continue reading for the recipe and some behind the scenes information.

Colorado’s Daddy’s Dunkers

What’s a Daddy Dunker? I’ll tell you…it’s a crispy on the outside, crumbly and soft on the inside, shortbread cookie. Continue reading for Colorado’s “official” state cookie recipe and who received this week’s #CookieKindness project.