Rice Krispies-Coconut Macaroons

READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by Ocean~Ivy

Neat! A unique version of the macaroon.The little ones,and adults will enjoy these! 8) They are much healthier than most treats! 8)

Top Review by Jujubegirl

I'm a big fan of both coconut macaroons and rice krispy treats so when I saw this I had to try it. This is a great twist on macaroons. It gives you the same flavor, but makes it a bit lighter with the cereal, and adds the vitamins that come with the krispies. Very easy to make, and hard to stop eating. I had some leftover coconut I'd colored for Easter, so I used that and they came out very pretty! You can easily color the coconut for any occasion and have a themed treat. Glad I found this one!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 3 egg whites
  • 12 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 14 teaspoon almond extract
  • 2 cups crisp rice cereal
  • 2 14 cups shredded coconut

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 275°F.
  2. Beat the egg whites until stiff.
  3. Beat in gradually,the salt& sugar.
  4. Slowly,fold in the rice crisps& coconut& extract.
  5. Combine well.
  6. Drop mixture from tip of your spoon upon ungreased,heavy paper.
  7. Bake for 18-20 minutes.

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