orange bitter blossomsThursday, March 12, 2009
While spending some time with my friend, Jennifer, she mentioned that I haven't shared one of her favorite cookies with you. We used to make these a lot and loved them.
So yesterday, I decided to whip some up. However, something has happened. My relationship with the orange blossoms has changed. It took me about six cookies to decide if I still liked them. After the sixth one, I knew. My feelings for them changed. I felt sick. Seriously too many blossoms.
I couldn't believe it, but I decided to give them another go this morning. And then it hit me. They have a little bitter taste. I guess from the zest. And it was a definite. I don't think I will ever be able to eat another orange blossom. But my kids like them. (Two out of three.) And just in case you think you may like them, here you go: