Nutella Macaroons

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We’re up in Portland, Maine, celebrating our wedding anniversary this holiday weekend! I always try to make some sort of treat for snacking during road trips and this time baked up a batch of macaroons, which are Apolinaras’ absolute favorite cookie. I never have to ask him what to order when we’re in bakeries – he always picks macaroons!

These are extra special macaroons because they have Nutella in them. I’m not a huge macaroon fan myself, but the Nutella in these makes them pretty irresistible. They also come together really quickly. I whipped them up while we were packing for our trip on Saturday morning. We may or may not only have three cookies left… I hope you’re all enjoying the long weekend!

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Nutella Macaroons
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Ingredients:
2 cups sweetened flaked coconut
1/4 cup granulated sugar
1/4 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 cup Nutella
2 large egg whites

Directions:
Heat oven to 350°F. Stir coconut, sugar, and flour together in a large bowl. Stir in Nutella and egg whites until a soft dough forms. Use a 3/4 ounce cookie scoop to place 15 cookies on a large greased baking sheet. Bake at 350°F for 13 to 15 minutes or until set and cool on a cooling rack for 30 minutes. Makes 15 macaroons.

Nutrition: 118 calories, 6.5g fat, 1.3g fiber, 1.9g protein per cookie
Cost: $0.18 per cookie

8 Responses to Nutella Macaroons

  1. I almost made macaroons this weekend, but so happy I held out until I saw this recipe with Nutella! YUM!

  2. […] definitely a work in progress because most still end up on the floor! And of course, we went to Maine for our nine year wedding anniversary! Greta loved playing in the pool both days at our hotel, and […]

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