Two classic macaroons are combined in this recipe. Almonds add crunch, while coconut gives the cookies some chewiness.
4 large egg whites
1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup flaked sweetened coconut
1/4 cup finely chopped almonds
How to Make It
Preheat oven to 300°.
Place the first 3 ingredients in a large bowl; beat with a mixer at high speed until soft peaks form. Add sugar, 1 tablespoon at a time, beating until stiff peaks form. Fold in coconut and almonds.
Cover baking sheets with parchment paper; secure with masking tape. Drop coconut mixture by level tablespoonfuls onto baking sheets. Bake at 300° for 40 minutes or until dry. Cool on pans on wire racks.