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Nov 28, 2011 - Christmas, Cookies, December, Winter    2 Comments

Chocolate Orange Cookies – Kick off the Christmas Season

Ahh, my favourite baking time of the year has finally arrived. With the start of the Advent season, my little Christmas bakery has kicked off and first in line these sensational chocolate orange cookies.

It is a tradition in German speaking countries to make many different little cookies in the weeks prior to Christmas. Whenever family and friends come to visit, they are presented with a plate of delicious little treats known as “Plätzchen”. The closer it gets to Christmas, the more Plätzchen there are to choose from.

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