Created for children to celebrate Saint Nicholas' day in December, the traditional Speculoos recipe has evolved into more 'contemporary' variants which may include new ingredients such as cranberry, chocolate or almonds, making it a sophisticated and indulgent treat to be enjoyed all year long. This common biscuit, usually found in the Netherlands, Germany and Northem France, is a subtle mix of spices such as cinnamon, white pepper, ginger, cardamom and nutmeg. MONIN Speculoos syrup has the perfect biscuit taste that will add a sweet and gourmet touch to your cocktails, coffees and favourite pastries.
Brown with caramel glints
Nose: Spiced biscuit
Attack: Well balanced taste of shortbread with cinnamon
Length in Mouth: Creamy with caramel after taste
Beverage Innovation Directors tips
With a strong cinnamon taste, MONIN Speculoos syrup is perfect combined with coffee, milk or even apple. You can also mix it with brown spirits such as cognac, whisky and Irish cream. Try to combine it in a mouthwatering whipped cream for indulging desserts.