French madeleines cookies

According to one story, the name “Les Madeleines” was given to the cookies by Louis XV to honor his father-in-law’s cook Madeleine Paulmier. Louis firstRead More

Speculaas biscuits on rustic wooden table

What Are Spéculoos? The word Speculoos is derived from the Latin “Speculum”, which means a mirror. Speculoos or Speculaas (windmills cookies) are Netherlands’ shortcrust cookies,Read More

The traditional Sablés cookies are made of easy and quick dough (La pâte sablée), cut with a round cutter, and usually flavored with vanilla extract, almond, lemon, or orange zest. On the other hand, Christmas SablésRead More