here at Zeina Foods we love creating recipes using our delicious pistachios, and these brown butter cookie squares might be our best one yet! Brown butter is super easy to make and brings a new depth of flavour to all sweet treats, try swapping our your standard butter for brown butter in other bakes too!


  • 150g unsalted butter
  • 220g light brown sugar
  • 4 tbsp honey
  • 1 egg
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 150g plain flour
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 40g Zeina Pistachios


1. Preheat the oven to 180’c and line a square baking tin with greaseproof paper

2. Melt the butter in a pan and keep it on the heat until the butter starts to turn a golden brown colour

3. Add the brown butter, sugar and honey into a bowl and mix

4. Add in 1 egg and 1 egg yolk and stir in carefully

5. Mix in the plain flour and salt

6. Transfer the mixture into the lined baking tin and sprinkle the Zeina pistachios on top

7. bake for 25 minutes and leave to cool in the pan, then cut into small squares and serve

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