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Double Chocolate, Marzipan and Almond Cookies

Ok, guys, I just feel I should warn you that these are like crack. It’s like the almondy white chocolatey vibe comes together with buttery chewy sweetness to create some kind of chemical composition that is dangerously addictive to humans. What I’m trying to say here is don’t make a batch and expect to eek it out. These cookies came about through my desire to be one of those people who uses up the odds and ends that they have in the cupboards. I need to be way thriftier with my cooking in general, and this is the way to go about it. I had marzipan knocking about after making those dirty cheating almond croissants earlier in the week and thought it’d be cool in a cookie – it totally is. There’s a lot of painting and decorating going on in my house at the moment and these have seen everybody through the tea breaks very nicely. They’re not bulky cakey cookies (Nigella Lawson’s double chocolate ones come to mind) but thinner, chewier ones that …