Spider Spirals

Spider Spirals Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Samantha Bideau


This are a super simple cookie that is really good for the holidays


☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

2 dozen


  • 1 c
    butter, softened
  • 2 c
    brown sugar, packed
  • 3
    eggs, beaten
  • 4 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/8 tsp

  • 1 lb
    dates, chopped
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/2 c
    walnuts chopped

How to Make Spider Spirals


  1. Blend together butter and brown sugar.
  2. Add remaining ingredients; mix well
  3. Cover and chill dough for 1 hour; divide into 4 parts. Roll out each part 1/2" thick on a floured surface .
  4. Spread with Date Filling; roll up jelly-roll fashioned. Chill again.
  5. Slice 1/4" thick, place on lightly greased baking sheets. Bake at 400* for 12 minutes.
  6. Date Filling:
    In a saucepan over medium low heat, combine dates, water, and sugar. Cook for 5 minutes, stirring frequently. Add walnuts; cool.

Printable Recipe Card

About Spider Spirals

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American

Leave a Comment

18 Best Christmas Cookies For A Cookie Exchange Recipe

18 Best Christmas Cookies for a Cookie Exchange

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Don’t be that person who shows up to the Christmas cookie exchange with store-bought cookies. Even if you put them on a plate, people know! There’s just that special something...

Simple Christmas Cookies For A Cookie Exchange Recipe

Simple Christmas Cookies for a Cookie Exchange

Kitchen Crew

One of the highlights of the holiday season, for me, is making Christmas cookies. It reminds me of being a kid in the kitchen with my mother. Every year I...

17 Snickerdoodle Recipes That Are Cinnamon-sugar Perfection

17 Snickerdoodle Recipes That Are Cinnamon-Sugar Perfection

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

There’s something so magical about the cinnamon sugar perfection of a snickerdoodle cookie. These soft, melt-in-your-mouth sweets are one of our absolute favorites desserts - so we decided to find...