Chocolate-dipped Coconut Macaroons

Chocolate-dipped Coconut Macaroons

Chocolate-dipped Coconut Macaroons

These super-simple six-ingredient coconut macaroons are a favorite treat of mine. I use unsweetened coconut and add honey to control the sweetness and avoid refined sugar which lacks the vitamins and minerals naturally present in honey. The macaroons can be dipped in melted chocolate for a more indulgent treat!

Chocolate-dipped Coconut Macaroons
Serves 10
Simple coconut macaroons dipped in chocolate.
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Prep Time
10 min
Cook Time
15 min
Total Time
25 min
Prep Time
10 min
Cook Time
15 min
Total Time
25 min
Ingredients
  1. 2 egg whites
  2. 2 ½ cups shredded or flaked unsweetened coconut
  3. ¼ cup honey
  4. 1 tsp vanilla
  5. 1 pinch of sea salt
  6. ½ cup chocolate chips
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 325˚F and line a cookie sheet with parchment paper.
  2. In a large bowl, whisk together egg whites, honey, sea salt, and vanilla.
  3. Once combined, add in shredded coconut and mix with your hands or a fork until well-combined.
  4. Make small mounds (about 1 Tbsp) and place them on the parchment-lined cookie sheet.
  5. Bake until the edges of the cookie are golden (about 10-15 minutes). Let cool on a wire rack (keep the parchment paper).
  6. Meanwhile, melt the chocolate chips. Once the macaroons are cooled, take a macaroon and dip the bottom of it in the melted chocolate. Place the macaroon back on the parchment-lined cookie sheet, chocolate-side down. Once the chocolate cools, you can easily remove it from the parchment paper.
  7. Repeat step 6 for each macaroon.
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Collette Sinnott, RD, CPT

Hi there! I am a registered dietitian & certified personal trainer with a love of cooking and the outdoors! I created this blog to share my nutrition and fitness expertise and promote healthy lifestyles focused on disease prevention. I advocate for variety in food choices without restriction and encourage others to eat mostly nutrient-dense foods while including enjoyable foods. I am also passionate about fitness and recognize the benefit in moving a little each day!

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