Check out my Cranberry, Walnut and Feta (yup, I said Feta) Shortbread Cookies on CulinaryKosher.com. Just in time for Shavuot!

Here’s a taste of what you’ll see…

We asked Melinda Strauss if she can create something special for us for Shavuos, and boy did she ever. One might think that putting feta cheese in a cookie might be going too far, even for Melinda, but it seems to be a big hit. So if you are courageous enough read on and blow your family and friends away this Shavuos!

I know, I know! It sounds a little crazy. Feta in a cookie?  Yes please! With Shavuos just around the corner, I thought it would be so much fun to add cheese right in to a cookie, where it normally doesn’t belong. I like to keep it a secret that there is feta in the cookie to see what people will think and so far, even the feta-haters have been shocked when I tell them the secret ingredient.  The added salt and creaminess from the cheese takes this shortbread cookie to a whole new level and I hope you give it a try! read more…