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Great gifts for giving
The perfect addition to any gift basket
Great idea for the holidays or any special occasion
~ Chocolate Pecan Meringues ~
72 pecan halves
2 egg whites
1/4 t cream of tartar
1/8 t salt
2/3 cup sugar
1 t vanilla extract
3 T unsweetened cocoa
Preheat oven to 300F.
Place parchment paper on baking sheets. On parchment
arrange clusters of 3 pecans each, spacing clusters
2 inches apart. In mixer bowl, combine egg whites,
cream of tartar and salt. Beat at high speed until
foamy. Gradually add sugar, beating until mixture
is stiff and glossy. Reduce speed and beat in vanilla
and cocoa until cocoa is completely incorporated.
Drop a rounded teaspoonful of cocoa mixture over each
cluster of pecans. Bake until cookies are firm to the
touch (25 - 30 minutes). Remove to wire racks to cool.
Makes 24 2-inch cookies
For gift giving package cookies in decorative
cellophane bag. Tie with Christmas curly ribbon.
Place in gift basket with fabric napkins. Embellish
basket with Christmas greenery and ribbon.
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