Happy Easter: Spring Macaroon Chicks Recipe
I hope you have a beautiful day with your family and friends. We have a busy day planned but I wanted to leave you with this easy recipe that’s fun for kids: Macaroon Cookies dressed as little chicks.
Basic Macaroon Recipe
Butter and flour for preparing baking sheet and foil
1 large egg white
1 tablespoon sugar
1/4 teaspoon vanilla
1/8 teaspoon almond extract
3/4 cup sweetened flaked coconut
For the Beaks
Pepitas (pumpkin seeds) or almonds
When the cookies have cooled enough to handle, insert a seed into the middle.
For the Eyes
1/2 cup chocolate chips
In a glass bowl, microwave chocolate at intervals of 20 seconds, stirring between intervals, until melted. Pour into a pastry bag or plastic bag with small corner snipped off. Pipe eyes.