Almond Macaroons I

Almond Macaroons I


"Top traditional macaroons with chopped almonds."


servings 182 cals
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Original recipe yields 12 servings



  • Calories:
  • 182 kcal
  • 9%
  • Fat:
  • 6 g
  • 9%
  • Carbs:
  • 30.5g
  • 10%
  • Protein:
  • 3.1 g
  • 6%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Sodium:
  • 40 mg
  • 2%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Cover cookie sheets with parchment or aluminum foil, shiny side up.
  2. Soften almond paste with your hands or food processor. In large mixing bowl, blend almond paste and sugar.
  3. Separate eggs and add whites to mixture. Mix in confectioners' sugar, flour and salt. Stir well.
  4. Force dough through a cookie press or drop by teaspoonfuls onto cookie sheets. Cover and let stand for 30 minutes.
  5. Preheat oven to 300 degrees F (150 degrees C). Sprinkle cookies with chopped almonds and bake for 25 minutes. Remove parchment or foil from cookie sheets and let cool. Peel off macaroons.
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  1. 7 Ratings


These tasted really good. But they were FLAT. This is not a macaroon recipe. It is a recipe for almond flavored sugar cookies. If you want a true macaroon beat the egg whites with the sugar unti...

This recipe did not turn out correctly. I followed the measurements and the batter was like soup so I added more cake flour until I got a consistency of a drop cookie dough. I used one cookie s...

Not very good at all! Definitely not a true macaroon. They have to be beaten. I could get the same thing by adding almond extract to my sugar cookie recipe. Sorry. :-(

This may not be a macaroon recipe, per say; however it is a seasonal favorite around my house and if you follow the recipe exactly you will have a puffy, chewy delish almond cookie!

there is no way this is a macaroon. the mix wouldnt even sit on the baking sheet it just all spread out all over, more of a cookie

I think i may have done this wrong. But the i found an easy way on Cooking With Alia.

I have not even tried this recipe and I don't even know if it is good but I find it too funny that people think coconut makes a "true Macaroon" the very first Macaroon was almond NOT coconut! Go...