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

View full nutritional breakdown of Speculaas (Speculoos) Cookies calories by ingredient


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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    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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    Great idea - 5/9/21

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    These look great. I saved the recipe to try - 3/12/21

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    Not only good for Christmas, but any time! These are wonderful. I wish I had a windmill cookie cutter. - 3/12/21

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    These sound good. - 3/12/21