Homemade Almond paste

Nor M.


An inexpensive way to make almond paste.This paste is not an overly sweet syrupy paste like some of the canned pastes. Keep that in mind when using it in recipes.I prefer the less sweet paste myself.


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about 2 cups
5 Min
No-Cook or Other


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1 1/2 c
blanched almonds
1 1/2 c
powdered sugar
egg white
1/2 - 1 tsp
almond extract or amaretto if wanted
2-3 Tbsp
softened butter

How to Make Homemade Almond paste


  • 1place blanched almonds with a 1/2 cup of powdered sugar in food processor.
  • 2pulse until the almonds are ground up like gritty feeling.add the rest of the sugar and pulse again until mixed.
  • 3add beaten egg white ,butter,and (flavoring) is not needed. It is an option.
  • 4pulse ingredients together. if it is really sticky. add a bit more sugar and pulse until smooth.

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About Homemade Almond paste

Course/Dish: Spreads
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: Eastern European
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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