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Smiley-face ‘sable’ cookies by Morinaga. Sable is a French butter cookie made with flour, sugar, butter and hard-boiled egg yolks. They are famously crumbly, which is how they got their name – sable is French for ‘sand’.

3 Comments

  1. Posted May 7, 2009 at 8:33 am | Permalink

    that made me smile! I would love to know where those cookie cutters come from..

  2. REMLU
    Posted May 8, 2009 at 1:41 am | Permalink

    How erudite (sable meaning sand)!

  3. prettyprettyyumyum
    Posted May 29, 2009 at 3:22 am | Permalink

    Lee—- i would say somewhere like LOFT http://www.loft.co.jp/ but I’ve recently noticed an etsy page selling japanese goodies…. maybe they have something similar?
    http://www.etsy.com/shop.php?user_id=5259107&section_id=5177605

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