Speculaas (Speculoos) Cookies

Speculaas (Speculoos) Cookies

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 36
  • 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

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Dutch spice cookies are perfect for the Christmas season. Dutch spice cookies are perfect for the Christmas season.
Number of Servings: 36


    1 cup brown sugar
    3/4 butter, room temp.
    2 cups flour
    1 egg white
    1/2 tsp. salt
    1/2 tsp. baking powder
    1/2 tsp. cinnamon
    3/8 tsp. ground cloves
    1/4 tsp. nutmeg
    1/4 tsp. allspice
    1/4 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.

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  • Incredible!
    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
    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

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  • Incredible!
    yum - 12/4/20

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  • Love these! - 5/28/20

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  • yummy... - 12/4/19

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  • NICE - 12/1/19

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