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 9 years ago
    Where can I find almond paste? I just love almond cookies! Wonderful! :)
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  • capedread 10 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 10 years ago
    Love it----I'm going to have to try these soon! :)
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  • lunasea 10 years ago
    Oh wow - this sounds amazing. I can't wait to try these. Yummm! =) Great post - thanks!
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  • goocran7 10 years ago
    This sounds great, I'll have to try it sometime!
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