Ammariette Cookies Recipe

Looking for an easy Ammariette cookies recipe? Learn how to make Ammariette cookies using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by kriselm

Makes 24 servings



By: Connie Alexander "This is a cookie the Italian's make on festive occasions like weddings, or Christmas. For a festive touch, decorate the top of each cookie with a piece of candied cherry instead of the almond."

Recipe Ingredients for Ammariette cookies

7 egg whites
2 1/2 cups white sugar
2 pounds ground almonds
2 tablespoons almond extract
1 cup chopped almonds
1/3 cup granulated sugar for decoration

Recipe Directions for Ammariette cookies

  1. 1.Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).

  2. 2.Beat egg whites and sugar until fluffy. Add the ground almond and almond extract, mixing well. Shape dough into walnut sized balls, roll in sugar and put a piece of almond or candied cherry on top.

  3. 3.Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees F) until firm. Bottom should be light brown

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 76.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
339
Calories from Fat
186
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
20.7g
32%
Saturated Fat
1.6g
8%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
17mg
1%
Potassium
312mg
9%
Total Carbohydrates
32.9g
11%
Dietary Fiber
5.1g
20%
Sugars
25.4g
Protein
9.9g
Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 11% Iron 9%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C+
  Good points
  • No cholesterol
  • Very low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • High in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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