Nut Macaroons

Meringue-like macaroons are sometimes called kisses. They were popular around the turn of the century and they're still a favorite Christmas cookie.


Nut Macaroons

by 1  person


add your rating
add a comment
Yield: about 40 cookies
Prep Time: 25 mins
Recent Activity:
Ingredients
  • 3   
    egg whites
  • 1/4  teaspoon 
    cream of tartar
  • 1   cup 
    sugar
  • 1   tablespoon 
    all-purpose flour
  • 2   cups 
    finely chopped hickory nuts or pecans
  •  
    Desired candied fruit pieces
Directions
1.
Beat egg whites and cream of tartar in mixing bowl with an electric mixer until soft peaks form (tips bend over). Gradually add sugar, beating at high speed until stiff peaks form. Fold in flour and nuts.
2.
Drop by rounded teaspoons onto a parchment-paper-lined cookie sheet. Bake in a 400 degree F oven for 5 to 7 minutes or until lightly browned. Cool 1 to 2 minutes; press a piece of candied fruit into the top of each cookie. Remove and cool on wire rack. Makes about 40 cookies.
Nutrition information
Per Serving: cal. (kcal) 59, Fat, total (g) 4, carb. (g) 6, pro. (g) 1, sodium (mg) 4, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
Add Your Review
 Articles
25 Days of Christmas Cookie: Salted Caramel-Ginger Macaroons
... these Salted Caramel-Ginger Macaroons -- anyway, you might as well understand the science behind them. The salt... of these delicious Salted Caramel-Ginger Macaroons than you'd been planning. It has nothing to do with your lack... of restraint! It's all the fault of the salt. Make these Salted Caramel-Ginger Macaroons! *** Check out our 25... read more...
Lamb Meatballs with Currants and Pine Nuts from Bluestem Brasserie
...Lamb meatballs with currants and pine nuts are one of the signature dishes at San Francisco... binding ingredient like a mixture of bread crumbs and milk. R.com: Your recipe calls for toasted pine nuts... and Pine Nuts 1 pound ground lamb 1 cup dry homemade bread crumbs or panko 1/2 cup milk 1-2 tablespoons... read more...
I Quit Sugar: A Review and a Recipe for Chocolate Nut Butter Cups
... probably helps that I already love super dark chocolate, coconut, nuts, seeds, avocado, eggs, and whole... recipe that I am quite sure everyone will love--especially the kids! Chocolate Nut Butter Cups Makes About 20... of the nut butter into each one. Pour the remaining cacao mixture on top and scatter sea salt over... read more...
Food Blogs We Love
see more blogs

shop our favorite products