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Time to make:
10 mins, plus 3+ hrs cooling
$0.42 per serve
(at time of publication)
Full ingredients list:
- 2 egg whites, at room temperature
- pinch salt
- 120g (1/2 cup) castor sugar
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 120g (3/4 cup) roughly chopped almonds
- 150g (3/4 cup) chocolate chips or dark chocolate chunks
Nutritional information (per serve)
Instructions and steps:
Step 1 Preheat oven to 180°C. Beat egg whites and salt until foamy.
Step 2 Gradually add sugar and continue beating until they hold stiff peaks and make a glossy, stiff meringue. Add vanilla, almonds and chocolate chips.
Step 3 Cover baking tray with baking paper. Drop teaspoonfuls of the mixture on the paper. Put in the oven, then turn oven off. Leave overnight in oven (or for at least 3 hours, until oven is cold) with the door closed.
These cookies make a lovely edible gift - pack them in decorative boxes with tissue and a gift tag.
About this recipe
First published: December 2008