50 Ways To Use Trader Joe's Speculoos Cookie Butter

It's buttery, sugary, spreadable gold.

Three jars of Trader Joe's cookie butter against a yellow background

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So, you’ve bought yourself a jar of cookie butter—congratulations on, without exaggeration, one of the best decisions of your culinary career. Whether you’ve snagged a tub of Biscoff Cookie Butter or a jar of Trader Joe’s Speculoos Cookie Butter, this smooth, decadent spread is about to be one of the most versatile items in your pantry.

Turns out pulverized, spreadable Belgian cookies in a jar are the best way to add toasty gingerbread-snickerdoodle-esque flavor to just about any dessert or snack that needs a buttery-sweet oomph. And while we’re huge fans of the idea of eating it by the spoonful straight from the jar, here are 50 ways to unlock cookie butter’s full potential, from simple two-ingredient treats to impressive, company-worthy desserts.

Cookie Butter Truffles

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  • 11. Make a glaze for a bundt cake
  • 12. Mix it into blondie batter
  • 13. Use it as a filling for homemade cinnamon rolls
  • 14. Go meta and bake cookie butter cookies
  • 15. Make a grilled PB&J—but swap in cookie butter for peanut butter
  • 16. Top an ice cream sundae
  • 17. Use it as a filling for sandwich cookies
  • 18. Stir it into your morning oatmeal
  • 19. Make your own cookie butter-filled Pop Tarts
  • 20. Wrap up a baked brie with cookie butter and puff pastry
15-Minute Old-Fashioned Hot Fudge poured over ice cream

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Edible Peanut Butter Cookie Dough

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Biscoff Cookie Pudding Parfait

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