This dessert is a simple sweet treat that suits both upstairs and downstairs guests. Oreos are very period-appropriate. In 1912, Nabisco created a wonderful new biscuit that we know and love: a cookie with a cream filling sandwiched between two chocolate disks. While an American biscuit, who says Martha or her maid wasn’t packing a box or two when they visited Downton?
Melting chocolate wafers come in different colors so you can easily co-ordinate to the time of year: Christmas, Valentine’s Day, Easter. I have also catered special “40” and “50” milestone birthdays, made cancer ribbon cookies. See the pics below.