Meringue Cookies

Recipe from

Southern Living

Nutritional Information

Calories 40
Fat 1 g
Cholesterol 0.0 mg
Sodium 25 mg


2 (1-ounce) semisweet chocolate squares, melted


Spoon Basic Meringue Mixture into a decorating bag fitted with a large star tip. Pipe 36 (1 1/4-inch) mounds onto parchment paper-lined baking sheets.

Bake at 200° for 2 hours; turn oven off. Let meringues stand in closed oven with light on 8 hours.

Spread a thin layer of chocolate on flat sides of meringues. Press 2 flat sides together.

Note: Meringue mixture may be piped into teardrop shapes using star-shaped tip.