Coconut Kisses

Preparation info

  • Difficulty

    Easy

  • Makes about

    3 dozen

Appears in

Farm Journal’s Country Cookbook

Farm Journal’s Country Cookbook

By Nell B. Nichols

Published 1972

  • About

Chewy, moist, macaroon-like cookies

Ingredients

  • ¼ tsp. salt
  • ½ c. egg whites (4 medium)
  • c. sugar
  • ½ tsp. vanilla or almond extract
  • c. shredded coconut

Method

  • Add salt to egg whites and beat until foamy. Gradually beat in sugar. Continue beating until mixture stands in stiff peaks and is glossy. Fold in vanilla and coconut.
  • Drop by heaping teaspoonfuls 2" apart onto greased baking sheet. Bake in slow oven (325°) 20 minutes, or until delicately browned and set. Remove from baking sheet and cool on racks.

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