Mango Coconut Macaroons

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Coconut addicts unite! Moist and chewy macaroons, sweetened with honey and ripe mangos. Bite into these babies and get wave of your last island vacation. Refined sugar, and gluten free, these little macaroons please everyone while remaining a clean and light dessert.

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As the gorgeous fall days we know and love come to an end, and dreary November takes over Its a perfect time to inspire your taste buds with something tropical.

Refined sugar, and gluten free, these little macaroons please everyone while remaining a clean and light dessert. Better yet, they take 5 minutes to whip up and take no effort at all. blog2 blog 1.5

Mango Coconut Macaroons Recipe

Ingredients (makes 9 macaroons)

  • 1 cup unsweetened shredded coconut
  • 2 tablespoon honey
  • 2 egg white
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2/3 cup frozen or fresh mango, chopped

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 325 and line cookie tray with parchment paper
  2. Combine shredded coconut and honey in a food processor and blend for about 30 seconds until smooth-ish and combined
  3. Add in egg whites and vanilla extract and blend a little more.
  4. Add in mango, and blend in using short pulses (about 10)  on the food processor. You want them dispersed in little chunks but not completely blended with the coconut.
  5. Scoop mixture with a tablespoon into little round mounds on your cookie sheet.
  6. Bake 20-25 minutes until lightly golden on the bottoms and edges.
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