Chocolate cinnamon amaretti cookies: Christmas recipe -!

If you are looking for a simple, fast and not too bulky cookie recipe, thinking of making a gift this holiday season, the chocolate and cinnamon amaretti are a great option. They are very easy to prepare and the combination of ground almonds with the touch of cinnamon and cocoa make them a really special sweet snack to have A detail on the Christmas dates. As they do not contain any wheat flour they do not contain gluten, so they are also suitable for coeliacs . The almond is a dried fruit that reigns supreme in traditional Christmas sweets, but many people find marzipan and other similar pastries heavy, so these Italian-inspired cookies could be the perfect alternative. Preheat the oven to 160 ºC and prepare a tray with parchment paper. Sift the ground almond with the icing sugar, salt, coffee, cinnamon and cocoa into a medium container . Arrange a small bowl with extra icing sugar. Beat the two egg whites separately with a whisk until slightly foamy , but without mounting them. Add the essence of almond, if we use it, and incorporate this preparation to the other ingredients. Mix everything very well until you have a homogeneous dough. Take portions of the biscuit with a teaspoon and shape it into a rounded shape with your hands. Coat in the icing sugar and distribute on the tray, without having to separate them too much. Bake for about 19 – 20 minutes. Wait for them to cool on the tray itself for a few minutes , transfer to a rack and sprinkle again with sifted icing sugar. Newsletter de Directo al Paladar Subscribe to receive every day our recipes, nutrition information and gastronomy news. With what to accompany the amaretti The chocolate and cinnamon amaretti cookies will delight any sweet tooth, even those who are less fond of chocolate as their aroma is more subtle and almond It is the one that takes center stage. They last very well for several days if stored in an airtight container, and are delicious especially for afternoon coffee or tea. More Christmas recipes In Directo al Paladar we love these parties and we have thousands of recipes to make sure you get your Christmas meals right. Do not miss our special with the 215 best Christmas recipes and 16 special menus. And if you need ideas for specific dishes , here is a good starting point: Recipes of canapés Appetizer and starter recipes Salad recipes Fish recipes Meat recipes Side dishes recipes Desserts recipes Recipes of traditional Christmas sweets Christmas cookie recipes R Cocktail ets Directly to the Paladar | Coconut cookies and blueberry jam. Christmas Recipe En Directo al Paladar | Italian cookies recipe