Learn to cook with spices and herbs. Recipes you can make your own!
Posted On November 25, 2019
In the 17th century the Dutch navy was one of the most powerful in the world, and much of the spice trade with the far east was controlled by the Dutch. This gave them a cheap supply of all kinds of spices, resulting in spices becoming available to the general public not just the elite. One spice blend created in this period that remains popular are speculaas cookies. As with most blends, they differs from family to family, but the main ingredient is always cinnamon. Use this recipe to start and change it to suit your own taste. It will be delicious no matter what!