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THE GREAT MINNESOTA COOKIE BOOK event at St. Olaf Bookstore with Lee Svitak Dean and Rick Nelson

When Dec 07, 2019
from 05:30 PM to 07:00 PM
Where St. Olaf Bookstore, 1520 St. Olaf Ave., Northfield, MN 55057
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The Great Minnesota Cookie Book (Lee Svitak Dean and Rick Nelson)Lee Svitak Dean and Rick Nelson will be at St. Olaf Bookstore on Saturday, December 7 at 5:30 p.m. for a holiday signing of their book, The Great Minnesota Cookie Book: Award-Winning Recipes from the Star Tribune's Holiday Cookie Contest.

 

A celebration of the rich traditions, creativity, and taste of the region, The Great Minnesota Cookie Book collects the best-loved recipes and baking lore from fifteen years of the Star Tribune’s popular holiday cookie contest. From French-Swiss butter cookies to cherry pinwheels, the recipes in this book recall memories of holidays past and inspire the promise of happy gatherings to come.

 

"A great book to get a baker into the holiday spirit." —Publishers Weekly

 

"The Cookie Book begins to answer the question, showing how the chassis of flour, butter, sugar and eggs can be customized in innumerable ways." —Shepherd Express

 

"Whether you’re a fan of drop cookies and cutouts, refrigerator cookies and bars, Swedish shortbread, Viennese wafers or chai crescents and taffy treats, they are all represented in this book that recalls memories of holidays past and inspires the promise of happy gatherings to come." —Hutchinson Leader

 

"It’s a wonderful, complete collection and makes a perfect holiday gift. Each page presents a colored photo that might send you running to the kitchen to get to work." —Post-Bulletin