Hey, hey! It's your birthday! Maybe you're planning to go all out with one of these 15 sweet and scrumptious cake and cupcake recipes. But if you don't have much of a sweet tooth, traditional birthday treats can end up giving you sugar shock. So instead, indulge your savory side with one of these not-too-sweet cookies and treats:

Apple Gouda Oatmeal Cookies, via The Kitchn
Savory Oatmeal Cookies, via The Kitchn
Recipe: Rosemary-Walnut Brown Butter Cookies, via The Kitchn
Quick and Impressive: Gruyere and Hazelnut Crackers, via The Kitchn
Savory Cheese Herb Granola, via The Kitchn

Ina Garten's Chipotle & Rosemary Spiced Nuts, via The Kitchn
Italian Cheese Cookies, via Kayotic Kitchen
Rosemary Shortbread, via Ode to Goodness
Orange Hazelnut Oil Cookies, via Fine Cooking
Basil Cookies, via Gastronomy

Related: Black Pepper to Thyme: Savory Cookies

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