Fortune Cookies

Karla Everett


Who doesn't love a fortune cookie and the and the surprise message inside , when you make them your self you can write your one fortune to fit the mood....

I got this recipe from WWW.PAULADEEN.COM and the picture from the net.

***untried recipe ***

★★★★★ 1 vote
16 cookies
20 Min
40 Min


non stick spray
egg whites
1/2 c
all purpose flour, sifted
1/2 c
superfine sugar
1 tsp
almond extract
2 Tbsp
pinch of salt
fortunes written on colored strips of paper
special equipment : silpat


1Cook's Notes : using a Silpat makes it easier to remove the cookies from the sheet tray.
2Position an oven rack in the center of the oven and preheat to 400°F
3On a half sheet tray , spray a silpat with nonstick spray.
4In a medium bowl whisk egg whites until foamy. Add the flour , sugar , almond extract , water and salt to the egg whites and beat until smooth , about 30 seconds.
5Pour or spoon 1 TBS. of batter onto prepared silpat and spread with the back of a spoon into a very thin 4" circle. Repeat on the other half of the sheet , making only 2 cookies per sheet tray.
6Bake the on the middle rack of oven until golden brown around the edges , about 8 minutes.
7Remove from oven and work VERY QUICKLY , with an offset spatula , remove cookie from baking sheet and place a fortune in the center of the round , Fold to create a half circle. Bend pointed edges of cookie toward each.
8This should be done QUICKLY since the cookie will become hard and brittle within 10 seconds. Let cool.

About Fortune Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #fortune