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Almond Biscuits - Bitterkoekjes

These Dutch biscuits are traditionally made using bitter almonds or bitter almond  oil  & have a taste similar to Italian Amaretti Biscuits. The Dutch biscuits though are softer than the Italian Amaretti. 204 more words


Amsterdam Caramel Cookies - Koggetjes

My family, on my father’s side, are from Holland.  My great grandfather, a cigar maker,  settled in the UK in the late 1800’s.  I have therefore decided to find out more about Dutch cooking, cakes & puddings in particular. 584 more words


Chocolate Pillow Cookies

I decided to name these cookies chocolate pillows because they are beautifully soft on the inside, and the outside is white and firm to the touch. 221 more words


Choc Chip Cookies

Choc chip cookies

1/2 lb butter

1 cup brown sugar

1 egg,vanilla essence

1 cup choc chips

3/4 cup chopped pecan nuts

self raising flour to make soft yet firm dough… 29 more words


Chestnut and Vanilla Biscuits (Cookies)

I went to a beautiful Italian cooking class a few months ago, learning about gorgeous, vegetarian Italian food. The dessert was based around chestnut flour, it was very simple, low in sugar and delicious. 391 more words

Dairy Free


2 ¾ cup flour

2 ½ tsp baking powder

125g butter

250ml fresh cream


Sift dry ingredients together,cut butter into flour and mix until resembles breadcrumbs,add fresh cream and mix well. 34 more words