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Chocolate Acorns Recipe
|Sugar||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Blanched ground almonds||1⁄2 Pound|
|Unsweetened chocolate square||4 Ounce (4 Squares Of 1 Ounce Each)|
|Semisweet chocolate chips||1 Cup (16 tbs), melted|
|Finely chopped pistachios||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
Calories 1000 Calories from Fat 531
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 63 g97.2%
Saturated Fat 16.1 g80.5%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 0 mg
Sodium 293.5 mg12.2%
Total Carbohydrates 104 g34.8%
Dietary Fiber 12.9 g51.4%
Sugars 70.6 g
Protein 24 g48.8%
Vitamin A 2.5% Vitamin C 1.8%
Calcium 17.7% Iron 44.3%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
In a large mixing bowl, beat egg whites until soft peaks form.
Beat in vinegar and salt.
Add sugar; continue beating until stiff peaks form.
Fold in vanilla, almonds, and unsweetened chocolate.
Drop by heaping teaspoonfuls 1 inch apart onto a greased cookie sheet.
Bake for 25 to 30 minutes.
When cookies are cool, dip halfway into melted chocolate, then roll in pistachios.
Makes 5 dozen.