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Almond Apricot Meringue Cookies
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Meringue cookies topped with apricot spread and almonds.

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Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 3 hours
Difficulty: Intermediate

Nutrition Facts

Makes 7 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 72.0
Total Carbs 12.7 g
Dietary Fiber 0.5 g
Sugars 10.4 g
Total Fat 1.9 g
Saturated Fat 0.1 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.4 g
Potassium 40.4 mg
Protein 1.9 g
Sodium 60.4 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1/2 Fat , 1/2 Meat , 1 Other Carbs , 1/2 Lean Meat
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Servings
Ingredients

2 each  egg whites
0 1/4 tsp  cream of tartar
0.125 tsp  salt
0 1/2 tsp  vanilla extract
0 1/2 tsp  fresh lemon peel
0 1/4 cup  sugar
1 oz  sliced almonds
2 1/2 tbsp  Jam, apricot
Directions
  1. Preheat the oven to 275 degrees F.
  2. Mix the egg whites in a bowl with an electric mixer on high speed until foamy. Mix in the tartar and salt. Add the grated lemon rind and vanilla. Add in the sugar 1 tablespoon at a time. Beat the mixture until thickened.
  3. Use foil to line a baking sheet. Place 14 mounds of the mixture onto the sheet and bake for 1 hour. Turn off the oven and leave the cookies in the oven, without opening the door, for 2 hours. Take out of the oven and let cool.
  4. Heat a skillet over medium high heat. Cook the almonds for 4 minutes, stirring frequently.
  5. Pour 1/2 teaspoon of apricot spread on top of each meringue. Sprinkle 1 teaspoon of almonds on top of each.

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