Sesame Cookies

Healthy Snacks

Stacked flat Barazek sesame Cookie

Sesame Cookies

There are many types of sesame cookies, comprising a syrup and cookie ingredients, where the syrup binds the cookie ingredients.

Sesame Snaps Cookie Recipe

Sesame snaps are typically hard and brittle sesame cookies. They are usually vegan cookies because they don’t contain any butter, milk, or margarine.

Simple syrup:
1 cup water
1 cup sugar
2 tbsp honey (optional)

For the cookie:

400g toasted sesame seeds

How to make Sesame Snaps Video by the One Pot Chef

Barazek Sesame Cookie Recipe

Flat Barazek Sesame Cookie
Barazek Sesame Cookies are a Syrian version of Sesame Cookies with the following ingredients list:
makes 24 large or 60 minis

Simple syrup:
1 cup water
1 cup sugar
2 tbsp honey (optional)

For the cookie:
250g flour
150g sugar
125ml clarified butter or melted butter
100ml warm water mixed with ½ tsp active dried yeast
400g toasted sesame seeds
100g crushed pistachios
100g crushed peanuts (optional if not using substitute with more pistachios)

How to make Barazek Sesame Snaps Video by Dalia’s Kitchen