Coconut macaroons recipe Written by Me To Mati Published on March 12, 2020 in Desserts, Breads & PastriesTranslate to English Greek Share80TweetPinYumWhatsAppEmail80 SharesJump to RecipePrint Recipe Pin Print Coconut macaroons recipe5 from 3 votes Recipe by Me To Mati #passionfood Course: DessertsCuisine: GreekDifficulty: EasyServings30cookiesPrep time20minutesCooking time20minutesTotal time1hour 10minutesA very easy recipe only requiring a few ingredients. Topped with glazed cherries, walnuts or almond flakes. These biscuits are a different take from the classic meringue macaroons more delicate in texture. These biscuits are very popular and can be found in many Greek bakeries. If you want to try something quick and easy then these delights will impress.Ingredients500 g shredded coconut 3 eggs 1 cup caster sugar1 cup melted butter (unsalted) ½ cup self-raising flour 1 shot ouzoChocolate flavoured macaroons2 tablespoons drinking chocolate1 tablespoon melted butter1 tablespoon hot waterMacaroon toppings glazed cherries (green/red) walnuts almond flakesInstructionsPreheat oven to 180* C.Add 3 whole eggs to the mixer and beat thoroughly.Add shredded coconut and mix through thoroughly.Add caster sugar, melted butter, flour and mix through thoroughly.Make ball-shaped macaroons and place on a baking tray lined with baking paper. Add the mixture of glazed cherries, walnuts and almond flakes to the top of the macaroons.For chocolate flavoured macaroons add two tablespoons drinking chocolate into a shallow bowl and combine 1 tablespoon melted butter and 1 tablespoon hot water.Mix through thoroughly and add the chocolate mixture to macaroon mixture, combining both ingredients.Make ball-shaped macaroons and place on a baking tray lined with baking paper.Add almond flakes to the top of the chocolate macaroons Bake macaroons for approximately 15 – 20 minutes or until macaroons turn golden brown.Recipe Video Did you make this recipe?Tag @me_to_mati on InstagramLike this recipe?Follow us @me_to_mati on PinterestLove our recipes?Like us on Facebook Similar recipes you may like Traditional Greek New Year’s cake recipe (Vasilopita recipe) Tiramisu espresso cups recipe Kalitsounia, Cretan recipe (Kαλιτσούνια) Our homemade Kataifi recipe with ouzo.Share80TweetPinYumWhatsAppEmail80 SharesDon't miss out!Subscribe To Our NewsletterReceive Yummy Recipes in your inboxInvalid email addressGive it a try. You can unsubscribe at any time.Thanks for subscribing!