Biscuit types posts

Arrowroot Biscuits

Arrowroot Biscuits

To some people, arrowroot biscuits seem plain and/or too crispy for their taste, but there's something about them that makes you want another one... a...

The Macaron Appeal

The Macaron Appeal

Move over cupcakes, new favourite is in town. In the past few years, macaron mania has taken over the world. This French biscuit is not a new treat, t...

Rich Tea

Rich Tea

Etymology Rich tea is a variety of sweet biscuit whose ingredients in general include wheat flour, vegetable oil, sugar and malt extract. These bisc...

Speculaas

Speculaas

Speculaas is a kind of Dutch biscuit that is also popular in other countries, like in Germany and France. It is called Speckulatius in German and Spec...

Wafer

Wafer

A wafer is a crisp, thin, sweet, dry and flat biscuit that are used to decorate ice cream. Wafers are also enjoyed as they are when they are prepared...

Vanillekipferl

Vanillekipferl

Vanillekipferl are small biscuits in crescent shape and these are very popular in Austria, Germany, Czech, Slovakia and Hungary. These biscuits are m...

Shortbread

Shortbread

Shortbread is a not actually a bread but a variety of sweet and crumbly cookie, and it originated in Scotland. These cookies though are now being mad...

Marshmallow Treats

Marshmallow Treats

Marshmallow treats are sweet treats made of those fluffy sweet things called marshmallows and prepared in different ways. One of the most popular var...

Marie Biscuits

Marie Biscuits

A Marie Biscuits is a type of sweet biscuit that is quite similar to English Rich tea biscuit. Marie Biscuits are very popular in several countries l...

Macaroons

Macaroons

Macaroons are baked confection treats with meringue-look appearance. Originally, macaroons were small sweet cakes that consist mainly of almonds and...

Jammie Dodgers

Jammie Dodgers

Jammie Dodgers are very popular British biscuits, and they are made from shortbread. Raspberry flavoured jam is used for the filling. Currently, Burt...

Ginger Biscuits

Ginger Biscuits

A ginger biscuit is English baked goodie and it is a very popular snack food that is particularly flavored with powdered ginger, with hints of other...

Custard Cream

Custard Cream

Custard cream are biscuits that are quite well-known in the British Isles. These biscuits’ structure is similar to a sandwich. They have creamy, cust...

Coyotas

Coyotas

Coyotas are large and flat sugar cookies which are filled traditionally with brown sugar. These cookies originated in El Fuerte in Sinaloa, Mexico in...

Cornishfairings

Cornishfairings

Cornishfairings are the traditional spicy ginger biscuits of Cornwall, in the United Kingdom. Originally, Fairings are gingerbread or ginger biscuits...

Butter Cookies

Butter Cookies

Butter Cookies are also known as butter biscuits, Danish cookies, Brysslkex and Sables. These baked goodies are usually categorized as crisp cookies...

Breadsticks

Breadsticks

Breadsticks are dry bread formed like sticks or pencils and they are also commonly called as dipping sticks and grissini. Etymology The term breadsti...

Berger Cookies

Berger Cookies

Berger Cookies are cookies exclusively made and distributed by the DeBaufre Bakeries. A Berger cookie is a baked goodie topped with a luscious thick...

Aachener Printen

Aachener Printen

Aachener Printen is a type of a traditional German Christmas basked goodie or a Lebkuchen and it originated in Aachen City in Germany. The Printen lo...

Pretzel

Pretzel

The pretzel is a type of biscuit with a very distinct appearance. It is shaped in the form of a loose knot and top is shiny; from having been glazed....

Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut Butter Cookies

The peanut butter cookies draws its name from one main ingredient used to make the dough; peanut butter. Being a major component, it is this that giv...

Lady Finger Cookie

Lady Finger Cookie

The ladyfinger cookie is a small sponge cake shaped in the form of delicate ladyfingers and regarded as a popular snack especially in England. Etymol...

Gingerbread Cookie

Gingerbread Cookie

The gingerbread cookie is a type of cookie that utilizes ginger as a main ingredient. Besides, it is made with molasses and honey too, instead of jus...

Cookie Roll

Cookie Roll

The cookie roll is a kind or crisp cookie or wafer, rather, which is very sweet and is rolled to have a hollow center. Etymology The cookie draws its...

Butter Pecan Cookies

Butter Pecan Cookies

The butter pecan is a kind of very soft crumbly cookie-containing pecan – a soft kind of nut. The interplay of sweet and salty flavours has seen it b...

Digestive Biscuits

Digestive Biscuits

Possibly one of the most popular biscuits in the United Kingdom, digestive biscuits are a semi-sweet variety of biscuits, made mainly from coarse who...

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Packed with a titillating burst of textures in each bite, the chocolate chip cookies have come to gain immense popularity among sweet tooth culprits....

Bourbon Biscuit

Bourbon Biscuit

The bourbon biscuit is an oblong biscuit sandwich created by two biscuits of chocolate flavour with a filling consisting of chocolate butter cream. A...

Fortune Cookie

Fortune Cookie

The fortune cookie is a crisp folded thin wafer containing a hollow inside in which is a maxim jotted down on a piece of paper. It is a common desser...

Biscuits

Biscuits

Biscuit is a small flat thin pieces of pastry that have been baked to a low moisture content (   The term cookie is a sweet or hardly sweet thin...