Almond Roca Cookies

Linda Hoover


My mom made these for Christmas every year that I can remember. Now that Mom has alzheimers, its time for my sister and I to take over the tradition.


★★★★★ 1 vote

2 Christmas parties OR 3 kids
30 Min
15 Min


  • 1 c
    butter, softened
  • 1/2 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1/2 c
    brown sugar
  • 1 tsp
  • 1
    egg yolk
  • 1 3/4 c
    ap flour, unsifted
  • 1/2 tsp

  • 12 to 14 oz
    milk chocolate bars

  • 1 c
    sliced almonds

How to Make Almond Roca Cookies


  1. Mix all the ingredients together. Spread thinly on a cookie sheet with sides. Bake at 350 deg for 15 min.
  2. Melt 12 - 14 ounces of chocolate bars, spread onto the warm cookie crust.
  3. Optional, sprinkle with sliced almonds.
  4. Cut into diamond shaped bars while still warm.

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About Almond Roca Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom

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