Speculaas (Speculoos) Cookies

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  • Number of Servings: 36
1 cup brown sugar3/4 butter, room temp.2 cups flour1 egg white1/2 tsp. salt1/2 tsp. baking powder1/2 tsp. cinnamon3/8 tsp. ground cloves1/4 tsp. nutmeg1/4 tsp. allspice1/4 tsp. ginger
Cream butter and sugar. Add remaining ingredients and mix, adding the flour last and a little at a time.

Chill for at least an hour.

Roll out dough on a well floured surface. Use cutters to make festive shapes.

Place on cookie sheet and bake at 350 degrees F. for 10-12 minutes. Cool on tray for a few minutes before removing to a wire rack to finish cooling.

Store in a tightly sealed container for to retain crispness.

Makes about 3 dozen cookies, depending on the size of your cutters.

Servings Per Recipe: 36
Nutritional Info Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 83.3
  • Total Fat: 3.9 g
  • Cholesterol: 10.4 mg
  • Sodium: 44.0 mg
  • Total Carbs: 13.6 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.2 g
  • Protein: 0.9 g

Member Reviews
    I used 1/2c butter instead of 3/4c and a whole egg instead of egg white...they turned out great and even lower cal and fat - 12/16/07
    Thanks - 12/7/17
    Looks nice. - 12/2/17
    Thanks for sharing this recipe. Have loved these since I was a child. - 12/1/17
    Thanks for the recipe. I really love these cookies. I'll make them during my holidays. - 12/8/07