During the 17th century spice arrived in the Netherlands on a large scale. This was all due to the great trade over seas at the time. All bakers embarked on experimenting with the "speculaas" spices. These exact recipes were kept secret. At the end of the 19th century new techniques were applied. In this way, the recipes were subject of reinvention. Nowadays, these recipes are still being used, so you can bake and taste the true dutch cookie drom the 17th century.
Bring home the taste and smells from Holland with our cookie moulds. With these moulds you can make the famous dutch "speculaas koek." Follow the steps of the recipe, and enjoy the taste of Holland. Recipe included.