Marzipan Cookies Recipe

Marzipan Cookies are for the almond lovers. marzipan cookies are very easy to make and taste heavenly. The amazing part is that you can shape it as desired. Make a fruit basket out of it or even make bugs or spiders or butterflies or anything with these cookies.
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Preparation Time10 MinCooking Time10 Min
Ready In20 MinDifficulty LevelVery Easy
Health IndexAverageServings20
Main IngredientInterest Group


 Ground almonds1⁄2 Pound
 Powdered sugar1⁄2 Pound
 Lemon peel To Taste
 Almonds1 Ounce
 Candied fruits1 Tablespoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 83 Calories from Fat 25

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 3 g4.3%

Saturated Fat 0.29 g1.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 31.7 mg

Sodium 11.3 mg0.5%

Total Carbohydrates 13 g4.2%

Dietary Fiber 0.37 g1.5%

Sugars 11.7 g

Protein 2 g3.8%

Vitamin A 0.7% Vitamin C 0.11%

Calcium 0.8% Iron 1.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1)In a bowl, add and mix the ground almonds with the powdered sugar and eggs to make a firm paste.
2)Add the grated lemon peel to taste and mix well.
3)Take a greased baking sheet and roll out paste and cut small rounds.
4)Decorate with almonds and fruit.
5)Bake it until slightly golden brown.
6)When cold, cover bottoms and sides with chocolate frosting.

7)Serve the marzipan cookies as desired.