Quick and Easy Coconut Macaroons

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These macaroons are delicious and so very easy to make. Enjoy!

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Prep Time:
15 mins
Cook Time:
10 mins
Total Time:
25 mins
Servings:
24
Yield:
24 servings

Ingredients

  • cooking spray

  • 6 egg whites

  • ½ teaspoon cream of tartar

  • ½ cup white sugar, or more to taste

  • 1 teaspoon almond extract

  • 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour

  • 1 (14 ounce) package shredded coconut

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).

  2. Spray baking sheets with cooking spray.

  3. Whisk egg whites and cream of tartar together in a bowl until foamy.

  4. Gradually whisk sugar into egg white mixture until blended.

  5. Whisk almond extract and flour into egg white mixture until stiff peaks have formed. The egg whites should form a sharp peak that holds its shape when whisk is held straight up.

  6. Fold coconut into egg white mixture until incorporated.

  7. Drop spoonfuls of batter onto prepared baking sheets.

  8. Bake in the preheated oven until just golden brown, 8 to 9 minutes. Cool on baking sheets for about 2 minutes; transfer to wire rack to completely cool.

Cook's Note:

I usually make this in conjunction with creme brulee because the creme brulee needs 6 egg yolks, therefore the 6 egg whites go to this recipe! :)

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

98 Calories
5g Fat
13g Carbs
2g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 24
Calories 98
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 5g 6%
Saturated Fat 4g 22%
Sodium 61mg 3%
Total Carbohydrate 13g 5%
Dietary Fiber 2g 6%
Total Sugars 10g
Protein 2g
Calcium 3mg 0%
Iron 0mg 2%
Potassium 84mg 2%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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