Prep 10 mins
Cook 20 mins
1 large egg white 1/8 tsp salt 3/4 c sweetened condensed milk 1 tb lemon zest 1/2 tsp lemon extract 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 14 oz shredded, sweetened coconut, finely chopped 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate morsels
- 1 large egg white
- 1⁄8 teaspoon salt
- 3⁄4 cup sweetened condensed milk
- 1 tablespoon lemon zest
- 1⁄2 teaspoon lemon extract
- 1⁄2 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 14 ounces shredded sweetened coconut, finely chopped
- 1⁄2 cup semisweet chocolate morsel
- Preheat oven to 300 degrees.
- Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper.
- In a medium bowl, whisk the egg white and salt for about 2 minutes until frothy.
- Stir in the condensed milk, lemon zest, lemon and vanilla extracts.
- Using a rubber spatula, fold in the coconut until well combined.
- Using a small spring-loaded scoop and your hands, shape the mixture into 1-1/2 inch mounds.
- Place the macaroons about 1 inch apart on the prepared baking sheets.
- Bake until lightly brown, about 20 minutes.
- Transfer the macaroons to wire racks and let cool.
- Can broil briefly to toast browner.
- Can drizzle melted chocolate over the tops.
- Can top with a candied cherry.
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