Back in the early days of BoB, I shared the always-popular classic Chocolate Wafer Icebox Cake. If you aren’t familiar with it, the idea is quite a simple one. Cookies are layered with sweetened whipped cream, refrigerated, and then quickly devoured.
Recently, Duchy Originals sent me some of their shortbreads to try. I quickly decided that they were so good that I wanted to use them in a way that would let you enjoy their flavor. That’s when I remembered that icebox cake and knew exactly what I wanted to make.
The crispness and crunchiness of the shortbread make them a perfect candidate for this type of icebox dessert. As the assembled cookie stacks chill overnight, the cookies get all soft and chewy.
The shortbread and whipped cream are just lovely without anything extra. But, I couldn’t resist topping the stacks with one of my favorite things – Glazed Pecans.
These cookie stacks are such a simple, quick dessert. The only labor involved is making whipped cream and assembling the stacks. You can have these put together and chilling in short order. The toughest part will be waiting for them to chill so you can enjoy eating them!
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