Favorite Coconut Macaroons

8
Anne Nunez

By
@FleurdeSel

I love coconut macaroons. The small bit of flour gives them a little more density and better texture, even though traditional macaroons do not contain flour. I make these for Christmas cookie trays.

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Anne's coconut macaroons are delicious! They have a crunchy, toasted coconut base with a sweet, soft coconut center. Easy to prepare, these macaroons are going to be a big hit on your Christmas cookie tray. If you want to make them even better, drizzle with a little bit of chocolate or caramel. The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 4 votes

Comments:
Serves:
18
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 pkg
    sweetened, flaked coconut, 14 oz
  • 2/3 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1/2 c
    all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 4
    egg whites
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1 Tbsp
    coconut oil, melted

How to Make Favorite Coconut Macaroons

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 325. Spray baking sheets lightly with vegetable oil spray.
  2. Combine coconut, sugar, flour and salt. Add egg whites and vanilla and coconut oil. Stir just until blended.
  3. Using small cookie scoop or teaspoon, place mounds about 2 inches apart on prepared baking sheets.
  4. Bake for 20 minutes or until edges are golden and set.
  5. Remove to wire rack and cool completely.

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About Favorite Coconut Macaroons

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #coconut, #holiday




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