SOURCE: McCormick


December 02, 2010 11:43 ET

Join Lauren Chattman and McCormick for Live Holiday Cookie Swap

Live Cookie Swap Demo on December 6th at 8 p.m. EST

HUNT VALLEY, MD--(Marketwire - December 2, 2010) - Together with baking guru Lauren Chattman, author of the new book, Cookie Swap!, the flavor experts at McCormick® have teamed up to host the McCormick Virtual Cookie Swap on Facebook® plus a live, interactive cookie demo straight from Chattman's kitchen. Sweet swaps save time while filling the cookie jar and recipe box with a flavorful variety of old and new favorites.

Joining the fun is as easy as:

Like the McCormick Spice Facebook® page and connect with a community of fellow flavor fanatics.

Swap recipes on the wall as part of the McCormick Virtual Cookie Swap. Share your cookie ideas, draw inspiration from others, post photos and try something new in the kitchen.

Watch the live Webcast hosted by Lauren Chattman on December 6, 2010 at 8:00 p.m. EST/7:00 p.m. CST. She'll offer her "trade" secrets for a successful swap, demonstrate tasty new recipes and highlight one lucky fan's cookie from those posted to Facebook as part of the McCormick Virtual Cookie Swap.

A former pastry chef and author of more than a dozen books, including the new Cookie Swap!, Lauren Chattman is a graduate of the Professional Baking and Pastry Program at the Institute for Culinary Education in New York City.

Visit for all your holiday recipe needs. And for more information about the webcast, and for holiday cookie recipes, please go to