Chocolate Meringue Cookie Recipe


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A delicious Chocolate Meringue Cookie that is also low in fat. Perfect for a treat on your diet or anytime you want!

Chocolate Meringue Cookies

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Chocolate Meringue Cookies Recipe:

Recipe Type: Cookies, Christmas Cookie, Chocolate, Diet
Yields: 50 cookies
Prep time: 15 min
Cook time: 90 min


Ingredients:

6 egg whites, room temperature
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon cream of tartar
1 1 /2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
1/4 cup unsweetened chocolate cocoa
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1 teaspoon unsweetened cocoa powder
1/8 teaspoon ground cinnamon


Preparation:

Preheat oven to 250 degrees F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper or use the Silicone Baking Mats to prevent the cookies from sticking.

In a small bowl, combine the 1/4 cup cocoa and sugar together; set aside.

In a large bowl using your electric mixer, beat egg whites until foamy/frothy. Check out How To Make A Perfect Meringue. While beating to the frothy stage, add salt, cream of tartar, and vanilla extract. After reaching the frothy stage, add the cocoa/sugar mixture (1 tablespoons at a time) while continuing beating until the egg whites are stiff and glossy.

unbaked Chocolate Meringue CookiesDrop batter by tablespoonfuls onto prepared baking sheets (1-inch apart).

In a small bowl, combine the remaining 1 teaspoon cocoa and cinnamon. Using a sieve or a sifter, sprinkle mixture over the non-baked cookies.

Bake 90 minutes; turn off the oven, open the door slightly (secure with a wooden spoon), and allow cookies to cool in the oven. Remove from oven and store in a tightly covered (airtight) container.

Yields 50 cookies.

 

Chocolate Meringue Cookies - Nutritional Information

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Item Amount Fat Grams Carbohydrate Grams Calories WW Points
egg whites 6 0 1.8 102 4
sugar 1/2 cup 0 99.5 385 8
cocoa, unsweetened 1/4 cup 2 12 49 1.8
Recipe Totals 2 138.8 536 .2

Recipe yields 50 cookies

Each Cookie Totals - 0 Fat Grams, 2.7 carbohydrate grams, 10.7 calories, .2 WW Points
 


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