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American Classics: Snappy Turtle Cookies

Sweets Alexandra Penfold 1 comment

There's something delightfully macabre about eating foods shaped like adorable animals. Childhood is full of opportunities to bite the ears off of chocolate bunnies and take down an entire school of Goldfish in a single, satisfying crunch. Not surprisingly, Beatrice Harlib's 1952 Pillsbury Bakeoff Grand Prize-winning recipe for Snappy Turtle Cookies, pecan tortoises with buttery cookie bodies and chocolate frosted shells, was inspired by her own young son. More

Chocolate-Covered Bacon Turtles

Serious Eats Lucy Baker Post a comment

This recipe yields 30 turtles, which sounds like a lot, but trust me, they go fast. The combination of flavors is incredible. First you get the crispy pecans, then the chewy caramel, then the rich dark chocolate, and finally the... More

Chocolate Turtle Cookies

Sweets Liz Gutman 1 comment

I upped the salt in this recipe significantly. Seriously, if you ever wondered what made a fancy restaurant dessert or an upscale bakery treat soooo tasty, it's almost certainly one of two things: lots and lots of salt, or lots and lots of butter. Both of these things are what make these cookies so tasty, and so very perfect for the holidays. More

At Home with The Culinary Institute of America: Turtles

Serious Eats Caroline Russock Post a comment

[Photograph: Ben Fink] Chocolate Turtles are some of the sweetest Valentine's Day candy out there. I mean, who can resist little blobs of caramel, chocolate, and nut that resemble adorable reptiles? With a few basic candy making techniques from Chocolates... More

Photo of the Day: Turtle Attacks Strawberry

Robyn Lee 20 comments

Photograph taken by Gwen Turner-Juarez Look at that turtle go! His expression of happiness and determination is simultaneously cute and maniacal. That strawberry is so dead.... More

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