I mentioned in my last post that I’m from New Mexico. I don’t think that there’s a time when that’s more apparent than Christmas time. New Mexicans have (IMO) the best Christmas Eve dinners…tamales, enchilada sauce, pisole, beans, and we top it off with my favorite Christmas cookie, Biscochitos! You can tell when it’s Christmas season in my home town when they have a whole aisle at Wal-Mart dedicated to lard…yep, these babies have a whole pound of lard in them. It makes them super flaky…they just melt in your mouth!!! Be warned…they’re addicting…and they have lard. Just wanted you to know what you’re getting yourself into.
This cookie is so popular in my home state, that they made it the “State Cookie” in 1989…the first State Cookie in the US, as a matter of fact. We like cookies in… Read More