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COOKING

Raising the Bar

The best bar cookies can be made with just a wooden spoon.

The dough for chocolate shortbread sandwich bars is mixed by hand.
The dough for chocolate shortbread sandwich bars is mixed by hand. (Photo / Jim Scherer) Photo / Jim Scherer
By Sheryl Julian and Julie Riven
October 9, 2005

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Like a lot of our friends, we are trying to declutter our kitchens, so we keep the electric mixer and food processor tucked away. When it's time to bake, we have to take out the machines, pull out canisters of flour and sugar - and there's hardly any counter space left. One day, we decided to leave the mixer and ... (Full article: 1141 words)

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