Time Required :
Over an hour
Intermediate
Intermediate
You're somewhat experienced with the skills necessary to complete this project, but you haven't mastered all the elements, yet.

metallic macaroon cookies

Step 1
Quantities Needed:
2 Cups Confectioners’ Sugar
1 Cup Almond Flour
3 Egg Whites
¼ Tsp. Cream of Tartar
Pinch of Salt
¼ Cup Granulated Sugar
 
Project Notes:
   -  Click here for the French Macaroon Cookie Recipe.
   -  Combine Kelly Green and Teal Icing Colors for green shown.


Cut parchment paper to fit inside pans. Draw 1½" diameter circles, 1" apart. Place parchment paper in pans, circle side down.  
Step 2
Prepare macaroon batter according to recipe directions. Divide batter and tint 2/3 green, reserve 1/3 white. 
Step 3
Separately place batter in two decorating bags fitted with tip 2A. Pipe 1½" diameter dots on parchment paper within drawn circles. Allow batter to rest 20 minutes. Bake and cool. 
Step 4
Spray some Color Mist® food color spray in small bowl. Use fine tip brush to paint pine branches on green macaroons. 
Step 5
In a second small bowl, mix Teal and green icing colors with lemon extract. Use fine tip brush to paint pine branches on white macaroons. Let set. 
Step 6
Prepare two decorating bags with tip 12; fill one with white icing, the second with chocolate icing. Pipe icings on cookies to sandwich green cookies with white icing and white cookies with chocolate icing.
 
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You’ll Also Need
  • mixing spoon
  • Ruler
  • Egg Whites
  • Cream of Tartar
  • Almond Flour
  • Salt
  • Granulated Sugar
  • Confectioners Sugar
  • 2 - Small Mixing Bowls
  • 1 - Wilton® Disposable Decorating Bags (sku 10449327)
  • 1 - Cooling Rack By Celebrate It® (sku 10058219)
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