Coconut Macaroons

Drop CookiesChristmas Cookies 2 egg whitesDash of Salt1/2 cup sugar1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract1 cup flaked coconut1/2 cup chopped pecans (optional) Beat egg whites (at room temperature) and salt in a medium mixing bowl until foamy. Add sugar and vanilla, beating until stiff peak form. Fold in coconut and pecans, if desired. Drop mixture by teaspoonfuls … Continue reading Coconut Macaroons

Coconut Puffs

Drop CookiesChristmas Cookies 3 egg whites1/4 teaspoon salt1/4 teaspoon cream of tartar1 cup sugar1/2 teaspoon almond extract1 cup flaked coconut1 cup regular or quick-cooking oats, uncooked1/2 cup chopped pecans Beat egg whites (at room temperature), salt, and cream of tartar until foamy. Gradually add sugar and almond extract, beating until stiff peaks form. Fold in … Continue reading Coconut Puffs

Praline Kisses

Drop CookiesChristmas Cookies 1 egg white1 cup firmly packed brown sugar1 teaspoon vanilla extract1 1/2 cups finely chopped pecans Beat egg white (at room temperature) until foamy. Gradually add sugar, 2 tables at a time, beating until stiff peaks form. Fold in vanilla and pecans. Drop mixture by heaping tablespoonfuls 3 inches apart onto ungreased … Continue reading Praline Kisses