How to make it

  • In top of double boiler, combine almond paste,granulated sugar,and 1/4c. egg white.
  • Place over hot water. Stir constantlywithwooden spoon until smoothand slightly warm, about 5 min. Remove from heat and cool 10 min.
  • Lightly grease and flour several cookie sheets. Preheat oven to 350.
  • Turn almond mixture onto board sprinkled with confectioner sugar. Knead 2 or 3 times till smooth.
  • Divide in half. Shape each half into a 10 in. log.Cut each log into 10 parts.
  • Shape each part intoa thin roll 4in. long. Dip into egg white, roll in pine nuts, pressing nuts into the surface.
  • Curve into crescent shape. Place 1 1/2 in. apart on cookie sheet. Bake 15 to 20 min. or till golden
  • Remove to wire racks and cool completely.

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    " It was excellent "
    momo_55grandma ate it and said...
    great recipe high5
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  • falafel_fanatic 6 years ago
    Where can I find almond paste? I just love almond cookies! Wonderful! :)
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  • capedread 6 years ago
    Hey Grandmommy, your recipes are fab, am not going to post more comments as you will be inundated with ooh's, ahhh's and wow's from me, thanks for sharing
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  • bakermel 6 years ago
    Love it----I'm going to have to try these soon! :)
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  • lunasea 6 years ago
    Oh wow - this sounds amazing. I can't wait to try these. Yummm! =) Great post - thanks!
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  • goocran7 6 years ago
    This sounds great, I'll have to try it sometime!
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