Saucijzenbroodjes

Saucijzenbroodjes

Dutch Sausage Rolls (Saucijzenbroodjes). Spiced meat rolled in puff pastry, a delicious appetizer or snack.

Bokkepootje (Goat leg cookie,Dutch)

Bokkepootje (Goat leg cookie,Dutch)

This is another cookie from The Netherlands, A great companion with a cup of coffee or tea. Bokkepootje translated means goat leg. If you look at the cookie it actually looks like one. Just use your imagination 🙂 They are crunchy on the outside and soft on the inside.

Lady Finger Cookies

Lady Finger Cookies

Lady finger Cookies are light and sweet sponge cakes roughly shaped like a large finger. They are called savoiardi in Italian (meaning “from Savoy”), or in French biscuits Ă  la cuillère or boudoirs. In the UK they may be called sponge-fingers, trifle sponges or boudoir biscuits. In Persian they are called latifeh . In Dutch, they are called lange vingers, literally translating to “long fingers”. In Germany they are called Löffelbiskuit, which translates to “spoon biscuit”.

Gevulde Koeken (Almond Paste Cookie,Dutch)

Gevulde Koeken (Almond Paste Cookie,Dutch)

A gevulde koek is an almond cookie made of dough and butter with a sweet filling. Almond paste is the most common filler. An almond cookie with a diameter of about 10 cm, a half amandel on top. The top of the cake is shiny brown, an effect that is achieved through the dough to cover with beaten egg. It is a typical Dutch bakery item. The cookie is eaten with coffee, tea and hot chocolate.

The cheaper versions ( the one you mostly buy in the supermarket) are not always filled with almond paste, many of them filled with beans instead of almond paste.

Rondo (also called Amsterdammertje) and a canoe have the same ingredients as an almond cookie, but baked in a mold. Rondo is a round and an elongated canoe.