Turkish Almond Cookies
100gr of ground Almonds
2 tablespoon of crumbled Digestive Biscuits
425gr of Icing Sugar
3 lightly whisked Egg Whites
8 Almond halves
How to prepare
This recipe makes approx. 8 Almond Cookies.
Pre-heat the oven to 175˚C.
Place all the ingredients in the pan stirring constantly to a warm temperature (ensure it does not boil).
Pour the mixture into a dish and allow it to cool.
Meanwhile oil eight 5cm paper cake cups and spoon in the mixture equally.
Add the almonds to the tops and place the cups on a baking tray.
Reduce the oven temperature to 120˚C and bake for 45 minutes (do not open the oven door or the cookies will sink).
Allow them to cool before serving.
The Turkish name for these cookies is Acibadem Kurabiyesi