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Chocolate-and-Almond Macaroons Recipe

Looking for an easy Chocolate-and-Almond Macaroons recipe? Learn how to make Chocolate-and-Almond Macaroons using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by eringlenway

Makes 12 servings



Don't let these macaroons intimidate you. With just six ingredients, they are surprisingly simple to make and guests will be very impressed with the results.

Recipe Ingredients for Chocolate-and-Almond Macaroons

3/4 cup sweetened condensed milk
14 oz. sweetened flaked coconut
1/4 tsp. almond extract
1/8 teaspoon salt
24 whole unblanched almonds
1/2 cup Dark Chocolate Morsels

Recipe Directions for Chocolate-and-Almond Macaroons

  1. 1. Stir together first 4 ingredients. Drop dough by lightly greased tablespoonfuls onto parchment paper-lined baking sheets. Press an almond into top of each cookie.

  2. 2. Bake at 350 for 15 to 17 minutes or until golden. Remove to wire racks to cool.

  3. 3. Microwave 1/2 cup chocolate morsels in a microwave-safe bowl at HIGH 1 minute and 15 seconds or until melted and smooth, stirring at 30-second intervals and at end. Transfer to a 1-qt. zip-top plastic freezer bag; cut a tiny hole in 1 corner of bag. Pipe melted chocolate over cooled cookies by gently squeezing bag.

  4. Note:

  5. For easy cleanup, put wax paper under the wire rack to catch the excess chocolate as you drizzle it on the cookies.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 64.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
239
Calories from Fat
156
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
17.3g
27%
Saturated Fat
13.0g
65%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
6mg
2%
Sodium
54mg
2%
Potassium
206mg
6%
Total Carbohydrates
21.3g
7%
Dietary Fiber
3.9g
16%
Sugars
16.6g
Protein
3.1g
Vitamin A 1% Vitamin C 3%
Calcium 7% Iron 5%
* 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
  • Low in cholesterol
  • Low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in saturated fat
  • High in sugar
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