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[Recipe] Chocolate Swirl Cookies

I think this may be my favourite new cookie!

RecipeGirl says on her site that these cookies (original recipe) have been a favourite in her family for over 40 years. I see why. I’d certainly eat these cookies for the next 40 years – they’re fantastic! You should really check out the rest of RecipeGirl’s recipes too – they all look so good.

My husband fell in love with these cookies at first bite. If you read my blog regularly, you know this is a good sign. Husband doesn’t really have much of a sweet tooth, especially when compared to his wife. He really liked these cookies though. Now me? I’d sit down with one of these lovely cookie logs with a fork, knife, and a cup of tea for dinner. I’ll just slice them up myself at the table, thank you very much.

I’ve gotten more compliments on these cookies than on any others I’ve made yet this Christmas season. I took lots to work, and they all got gobbled up.

These cookies, a chocolate fudge swirl wrapped in brown sugar shortbread, are easy to make, and come together quickly. The best part? They look complicated, and people will think they couldn’t possibly make them themselves. I love an easy complicated-looking recipe.

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