Poffertjes Recipe (Dutch Mini Pancakes)

Dutch Poffertjes Recipe

This Dutch Poffertjes recipe is really easy and is guaranteed to go down a storm when you serve them at a party or as a treat for the kids.

They are amazingly versatile and once you have mastered this basic dutch poffertjes recipe, the tasty ingredient combinations and topping ideas are endless!  Savoury or sweet?  It doesn’t matter, you can serve them with either!

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Dutch Spice (AKA Speculaaskruiden) – Easy Homemade Recipe

Traditional Dutch Spice Mix Being Mixed In Bowl

This traditional Dutch Spice Mix Recipe (aka speculaaskruiden or speculaas spices) is so easy to make using ingredients that you probably already have in your store cupboard (if you bake regularly).  And with a batch of this on hand, you are set to go with a staple spice mix that is used in many popular Dutch sweet baking recipes.

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Dutch Apple Pie Recipe: How To Make The Best Appeltaart!

Dutch Apple Pie Served With Whipped Cream And Coffee

If you visit the Netherlands you will quickly realise that Dutch Apple Pie (aka Appeltaart) is hugely popular here.  It can be found literally everywhere your turn; in cafes, restaurants, supermarkets, and more often than not at birthday parties too.

The Dutch people can’t get enough of it and when you taste it, you will understand why.

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Pepernoten Recipe – Mini Dutch Spice Cookies

Pepernoten Recipe - Dutch Mini Spiced Cookies Recipe

This is a recipe for traditional Dutch Pepernoten (mini spiced cookies) which are traditionally eaten in the Netherlands by the bucket load during the months of November and December.

These little cookies are associated with the Dutch Sinterklaas Tradition (you can read more about this here).

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