Taaitaai is a chewy kind of Dutch cookie that’s popular during Sinterklaas, a Dutch holiday for children. A lovely spiced cookie with honey and anise.
When I was little my mom already used this classic Dutch speculaas recipe to create cookies with us during Sinterklaas.
This ‘Sinterklaas’ turban cake with pear is extra delicious before of the Dutch speculaaskruiden and amaretto. Also great without decorations.
This classic Dutch spice mix, speculaaskruiden, are used for a lot of Sinterklaas recipes. You know, the traditional holiday for children at the end of the year. Yes, the one with ‘zwarte piet’ (black pete) but we’re not going to talk about that. There are a lot of Dutch recipes using this spice mix, such […]
Have you ever heard about Sinterklaas, a feast for children with lots of sweets here in Holland? We made a Dutch tiramisu with pepernoten, cool right?