Spooky Bones Meringue Cookies Recipe

Spooky Bones Meringue Cookies are sweet, crunchy, melt-in-your-mouth confections that is sure to keep your Halloween spirit high!
Spooky Bones Meringue Cookies  picture


Preparation Time1 Hr 30 MinCooking Time1 Hr 0 Min
Ready In2 Hr 30 MinServings60
Main IngredientInterest Group

Recipe Story

I made this last year, and all the kids who rang my door bell for 'trick or treat' loved it. The recipe is pretty simple and can be made in no time. Enjoy!


 Egg whites3 Large
 Cream of tartar1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Salt1⁄8 Teaspoon
 White sugar2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
 Vanilla1⁄2 Teaspoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 9 Calories from Fat 0

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 0 g0%

Saturated Fat 0 g0%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 6.5 mg0.3%

Total Carbohydrates 2 g0.8%

Dietary Fiber 0 g0%

Sugars 2.2 g

Protein 0.16 g0.32%

Vitamin A Vitamin C

Calcium 0.01% Iron 0.01%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Pre-heat the oven to 200F.
2. Line cookie sheet with brown paper bag or parchment.

3.In a medium sized bowl at high speed, beat egg whites, cream of tartar and salt till fluffy.
4. Gradually beat in sugar. Add vanilla.
5. Put the mixture in pastry bag fitted with a medium plain piping tip.
6. Pipe 3" bone shapes onto parchment or brown paper bag.
7. Bake for 1 hour until it set well.
8. Switch off the oven, dry in oven 1 hour.

9. Server right away, or be sure to store in airtight containers or they will become soggy.

This would yield 4 to 5 dozen small finger-sized bones.

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