tips + tricks
+ ALFAJORES are a traditional South American biscuit. You can set them in the fridge if the caramel is runny.
+ YOU CAN FIND dulce de leche at delicatessens, specialty food stores and online. You could also use store- bought caramel filling.
+ YOU CAN FREEZE the cookie dough for baking at a later date. After rolling into balls, freeze the dough between sheets of non- stick baking paper in an airtight container. To bake, defrost, bake and fill cookies as the recipe suggests.
+ STORE COOKIES for up to one week in an airtight container, keeping the filled alfajores and jam drops in the fridge.