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Almond Macaroons
Source: www.vegkitchen.com

Light and airy cinnamon and almond cookies.

Rating:
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Nutrition Facts

Makes 36 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 33.4
Total Carbs 5.4 g
Dietary Fiber 0.3 g
Sugars 4.0 g
Total Fat 1.1 g
Saturated Fat 0.1 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.3 g
Potassium 20.7 mg
Protein 0.8 g
Sodium 8.7 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1/2 Fat , 1/2 Other Carbs
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Note: One or more ingredients from this recipe are not included in the nutritional analysis above. Either the ingredient is missing from our database or is listed as "optional" in the recipe.
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Servings
Ingredients

8 oz  whole almonds
0 1/4 cup  potato starch
3 each  egg whites
0.6667 cup  packed light brown sugar
1 tsp  vanilla extract
0 1/2 tsp  ground cinnamon
1 pinch  salt
1 each  cooking spray
Directions
  1. Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F.
  2. Place the almonds in a food processor, and process until they resemble a coarse meal.
  3. Beat the egg whites until quite stiff. Beat in the sugar, vanilla, cinnamon, and salt.
  4. Gently fold in the ground almonds.
  5. Drop by tablespoonfuls on baking sheets which have been coated with a vegetable spray.
  6. Bake for 15 minutes, or until the edges are golden.
  7. Remove carefully with a spatula and set gently to cool on plates. The cookies will be soft at first, but become crisp once cool. Store in an airtight container.

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