Macaroon Torte

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Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

The Settlement Cook Book

By Lizzie Black Kander

Published 1903

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Ingredients

  • ¾ lb. almonds
  • ½ lb. powdered sugar
  • 7 whites of eggs
  • Juice and part of the grated rind of a lemon
  • Murberteig, No. 1

Method

Steam the sugar, sifted, and whites of eggs in the double boiler for five minutes, stirring constantly. Blanch and grate the almonds, using the coarse grater; add the sugar and eggs with the lemon. Line a Torte (spring) form with the Murberteig, No. 1, spread the top of the dough with gooseberry preserves or with gooseberry or cherry conserve fill with the macaroon mixture. Bake about ¾ hour in a moderate oven.