Almond Paste Coookies

Mary Jo Terzo


From Lena Ascioti


★★★★★ 1 vote

30 Min
15 Min


  • 1 lb
    almond paste
  • 3
    egg whites
  • 1 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1 c
    confectioners' sugar
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1/2 c
  • 1 1/2 c
    slivered almonds for rolling almond paste balls in

How to Make Almond Paste Coookies


  1. Do this step first: 1 1/2 cups slivered almonds carefully on low heat in fry pan. Brown almonds til they are very lightly brownwd.
  2. blend almond paste (broken apart) with eggs whites.
    add sugars blend
    add vanilla and flour
    Mix well
  3. Shape into balls and roll into slivered almonds, preess down with fork. Top with half marchino cherry. Place on parchment paper lined cookie sheets.
  4. Bake at 350 degrees for 15 minutes.

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About Almond Paste Coookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: Italian

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