Dutch Spice Cookies (recipe in column): Prepared with holiday spices — cinnamon, ginger, allspice, cloves and nutmeg.Photo: Ekaterina Smirnova

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Recipes and images  reprinted with permission from 101 Greatest Cookies on the Planet by Erin Mylroie, Page Street Publishing Co. 2020. Photo credit: Ekaterina Smirnova