Gluten-Free Coconut Macaroon

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by RNMOMMY2BOYS

I found this recipe on About.com. Very yummy and chewy. The almond extract gives it a nice flavor.

Top Review by Motheroflittle

These are really good. Glutenfree baking can be tricky but this recipe is easy and delicious.I did make a few minor substituions. I used half the sugar plus stevia powder and they were plenty sweet! I whipped the egg whites to soft peaks . I added some crushed almond slices to the coconut mixture. I used Pamala's GF pancake mix for the flour and vanilla for flavoring. I dont have parchment but my macaroons did not stick at all to the sheet. I used a small ice cream scoop to shape them . Even with all my changes I think they came out perfect! This is a keeper.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 13 cups shredded coconut
  • 13 cup sugar
  • 2 tablespoons rice flour, ener-g brand
  • 2 egg whites
  • 12 teaspoon almond extract

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 325°F.
  2. Combine coconut, sugar and rice flour.
  3. Stir in beaten egg white and almond extract. Mix well.
  4. Drop from teaspoon onto greased cookie sheet.
  5. Bake for 25 minutes until browned on edges. Then, place on cooling sheets.

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