Date Macaroons

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Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

The Settlement Cook Book

By Lizzie Black Kander

Published 1903

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Ingredients

  • 1 lb. stoned dates
  • ½ lb. almonds
  • Whites of 4 eggs, well beaten
  • 1 cup granulated sugar

Method

Stone the dates, then weigh and chop them fine. Cut almonds lengthwise in slices, but do not blanch them Beat the whites of 4 eggs until foamy, add the sugar, and beat until stiff; add the dates, then the almonds and mix very thoroughly. Drop mixture with teaspoon in small piles, on tins one-half inch apart. Bake 50 minutes in a very slow oven or until dry. They are done when they leave the pan readily.

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