Creating Fresh, inventive, light & healthy
Cooking & Baking !

Teasers from My Blog

While a baker first, my love of food has led me on quite an adventure!
Trying new recipes, creating my own,
making healthier versions of some of the classics!
I have discovered the possibilities are endless!

Honey Mustard
Chicken Thighs!

Garlicky & Sticky
Packed with flavor!
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German Spice Strata

Unbelievable Flavors Abound !
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Classic Vegetable Terrine

Layers of Roasted Vegetables
Goat Cheese & Basil


Broiled Stuffed Cubanelle Peppers

Roasted Eggplant
& Cheese stuffed peppers
Broiled to perfection !

Presenting Your Cookies!

Working with shapes & sizes
Choosing the perfect display
Let your imagination run wild !

Create Table Scape Art
for Every Season !

Tablescape of the Season

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Underlay your Seasonal Fall Colors
with an unexpected pop of
your Decor Color !
Keep it simple
Keep it bright
make it you !

Halloween Charcuterie Party !

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Mr. Bones Made Quite a Centerpiece !

Creating a Whimsical
& Functional Centerpiece
utilizing a very basic
Halloween Staple !

Laying out The Perfect
Charcuterie Table !

Step by Step visuals
to insure your finished Table Scape
Leaves Them Dead in Their Tracks !

Don't Just "Set" Your Table
"Scape" It !


Always "Present" Your Cookies

Creating your Brand !

Packaging to catch the eye !
The Best Ingredients !
The tools of the trade !
Everything Comes Together to Create
The Cookie King
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Packaging The Brand

The Colors of Cookie King
Labeled & Ready to go!


The Ingredients Matter!

Quality Ingredients
Quality Product !
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Cookie Cutters Galore !

So Many Cookie Cutters,
So Little Time !


Recent Work

Just a small selection
of Favorites
A cross sampling
To tempt the palate !

Purchase The Book 

Custom Catering
& Cooking Services
Wedding & Parties
Complete Floral Services
Your all in one stop
for a spectacular event !
Contact Me

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American Society of Baking Review !
Long live the "Cookie King"
Baking World's Crowned Renaissance Man comes bearing Sweet & Savory Gifts in
Delectable New Book !
With a forty-year reign of baking,
it's no surprise he's know as
The Cookie King.
A completely unique approach to His craft that combines traditional cooking & baking techniques with interior design &
Floral skills.  Talents that meld together to present perfection !
Thousands have been left wondering,
How does He do it ?


The Reviews are in!

"The Cookie King Reigns"

So Much Fun to Do Events !

Past Events
More to come ?
I'll Keep you posted !!!

Here's a list of answer to the questions I'm asked most frequently.

How did you became an baker?
I started Baking at the age of 9 with my Maternal Grandmother Anna Marie Young Fortino.
Where can I find your book?
The Cookie King is available through this Website,
Amazon,and several local Beaufort,Port Royal, and Bluffton Stores.

Do you sell your cookies?
Cookie King Products are available through special order, and currently Mrs. B's on Paris Avenue in Port Royal!

How can I hire you to decorate?
All Interior Design inquiries can be directed through the contact information on the Cookie King Website.
Do you offer baking lessons?
Yes!  I often conduct private lessons & Events for groups, and some select individuals.
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