Pinoccate-(Pine nut cookies)

Pinoccate-(pine Nut Cookies) Recipe

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Roberta Savio


Wow, these cookies were always a favorite of mine. I love making them due to the smell of the almond paste. We always made these with a nice glass of wine on hand or two or

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15 Min
15 Min


7 oz
almond paste (coarse)
3/4 c
2 large
egg whites
1 Tbsp
almond extract
1/4 c
pine nuts or more if desired

How to Make Pinoccate-(Pine nut cookies)


  • 1Preheat oven to 375
    Beat together almond paste and sugar until well combined. Beat egg whites until very frothy. Add paste mixture to the whites and beat for 2-3 minutes. Drop dough onto buttered cookie sheet 2" apart. Press pine nuts into dough, making sure you have a good amount on each cookie. Bake 15 minutes or until edges start to turn a light brown. Cool on a rack.

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About Pinoccate-(Pine nut cookies)

Course/Dish: Cookies