Jules Destrooper Almond Thins Cookies are very delicate cookies flavored with butter and almonds. They are a standard on many international tea-time tables. Jules Destrooper Almond Thins Cookies are treat by themselves or with ice cream, sorbet, fruit or mousse. They're always a delicious treat for family and perfect for entertaining those special guests. In the second half of the 19th century, Jules Destrooper was a colonial trader with a hobby of baking cookies. He experimented with the spices which he imported from Africa and the east. In 1886 the Biscuiterie Jules Destrooper was founded. Today, a fourth generation family company, Biscuiterie Jules Destrooper offers a range of traditionally classic, premium cookies, made of only the most purest and natural ingredients, to customers in 65 countries worldwide.