English Toffee Bars No. 1
"Good homemade cookies never go out of style."
Rich Chocolate Snowballs No. 1
Mom's Butter Cookies
Butternut Swedish Cookies
Welcome to Cookies By Bess!
What began as a vintage cookie recipe book, first published by Bess Hoffman in 1960, and then again by Rich & Toby Hoffman in 1980, has been revitalized once again into a cookie community for all! This timeless brand continues with Janet Hoffman (grand-daughter and daughter) sharing the story and blogging about all things cookies, family, and friendship.
The Green Bay Press-Gazette’s Food section writer Diane Page interviewed Grandma Bess way back in December, 1980 and published the below article titled “Cookies baked with love”. I can’t think of a better name for an article written about Grandma Bess than, “Cookies baked with love”! Grandma Bess talked to many newspapers, radio and TV talk…
"My cookies recipes are easy to follow and easy to do—and they taste delicious."
"I love baking my Grandma Bess's cookies. It's become a great tradition in my home!"