Raisin-caraway cutout cookies with the flavor of Irish soda bread.
These include Cutout Cookies, but also other cookies that are rolled out with a rolling pin and shaped in various ways.
Spiced buttery cutout cookies dusted with a cinnamon sugar topping.
Spiced Dutch Windmill Cookies normally formed with a special wooden speculaas mold.
More tender than a gingerbread cookie, with spices (but no ginger!).
A spicy gingerbread cookie that’s kicked up a notch with black pepper.
Anise-flavored German cookies stamped for a lovely bas-relief appearance.
Pistachios in the dough give flavor and color. At Christmas, they can be trees!
Open spaces filled with crushed candy that melts to become a stained glass window.