I took a long trip down memory lane today. My grandmother was an amazing baker - she had a repertoire of goods that could make us all run/kick/bite at one another to be the first to sample the latest and greatest coming out of the oven. And these were her cornerstone. We all asked for them every Christmas and she, without exception, delivered every year...
By. The. Bucket.
SCUFFLES. They're like a mini-cinnamon bun cookie and they're irresistible. Light but buttery and packed with cinnamon and sugar they're best eaten 2-20 at a time.
It's amazing the nostalgia that can be summoned from a familiar taste. Something so intertwined with your childhood it conjures up a multitude of memories. While I can't promise you such reminiscence, I can promise they are delicious. They're also a baked good I don't see on Christmas plates or in cookie exchanges. Bake these up and they just might make you famous with your family and friends. Just a word of warning though, be sure to share. There is a lot of guilt connected with looking down and realizing you ate an entire cookie sheet before they could cool.