Chocolate chip, sugar, peanut butter or biscotti—We have a recipe for you no matter what cookie you're craving.
Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner
Sweet treats made from sesame seeds are common to Makar Sankrat/Pongal celebrations. Traditionally, these cookies are made by encasing the filling in the dough and dropping them into hot oil to fry. This version, similar in concept to a thumbprint cookie, is baked and just as tasty.