BerryWorld Strawberry and Almond Macarons

Recipe and image courtesy of BerryWorld.

BerryWorld Strawberry and Almond Macarons – Great for Valentine’s Day. Hello friends, happy Thursday. So do you fancy making some sweet macarons?

These tasty macarons are also a perfect special treat for Valentine’s Day or Mother’s Day.

BerryWorld Strawberry and Almond Macarons

How To Make BerryWorld Strawberry and Almond Macarons:

Makes: 8

Cooking time: 15 minutes || Prep time: 20 minutes

You’ll Need:

  • 4 large egg whites
  • 175g icing sugar
  • 170g ground almonds
  • 30ml water
  • 170g caster sugar

For The Filling:

  • 200g butter (at room temperature)
  • 100g icing sugar
  • 10 BerryWorld strawberries, hulled and sliced

BerryWorld Strawberry and Almond Macarons:

What To Do:

  1. Firstly, preheat the oven to 170°C fan/ 150°C.
  2. Place 2 of the egg whites in a large bowl, sift in the icing sugar and ground almonds and mix into a paste.
  3. Place the water and caster sugar in a small pan, and bring to the boil. The syrup needs to reach 118°C.
  4. While the syrup is boiling, whisk the 2 remaining egg whites until stiff, ideally using an electric whisk. Pour the hot syrup slowly into the egg whites, whisking all the time. Continue whisking until the mixture is thick glossy and cool – the syrup will cook the eggs.
  5. With a spatula, gently stir the syrup and egg whites mixture with the sugar, and almond paste until the two mixtures are combined.
  6. Place the mixture into a piping bag and pipe out equal rounds onto a baking tray lined with greaseproof paper. Don’t worry if all the mix doesn’t fit on the tray, you can cook it in batches.
  7. Allow the macaroons to sit for 20-30 minutes so they can form a skin. Cook the macaroons for 15-20 minutes and then allow to cool on the tray for 10 minutes.
  8. For the filling, beat the butter and icing sugar together until light and fluffy. Sandwich the macaroons together with two slices of strawberries and a little buttercream.
BerryWorld Strawberry and Almond Macarons

BerryWorld Strawberry And Almond Macarons:

These tasty macarons are also a perfect special treat for Valentine’s Day.

Update post. First published here 10th January 2019. So what do you think of this recipe? Do you also fancy making some? Because I could just reach for one now!

BerryWorld Strawberry and Almond Macarons. Recipe and image courtesy of BerryWorld.

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How about trying this blueberry macaroon recipe? Blueberry Macarons Recipe. How To Make Rainbow Macaroons. What’s not to love? These would also be a great addition to any BBQ parties you might be planning too. Do you fancy making any or all of the above recipes? So yummy!!

BerryWorld Strawberry and Almond Macarons

BerryWorld Strawberry and Almond Macarons:

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22 Comments

  1. passion fruit, paws and peonies
    11th January 2019 / 10:11 am

    What a fab idea putting a slice of strawberry into the macaroon – I would love a few of these with a cup of tea xx Maria

    • 12th January 2019 / 4:22 pm

      Thanks for the comment Maria. I love macaroons with strawberries 🙂

  2. Lins @ Boo & Maddie
    13th January 2019 / 12:09 pm

    They look SO yummy! Alas I’m not sure I could create a plant-based version but maybe I’d have fun trying X #PoCoLo

  3. roseannmhampton
    2nd February 2019 / 1:38 am

    These are so pretty and look so tasty!

  4. 6th February 2019 / 12:58 am

    Your Macarons will be a very special Valentine treat! Hope you are having a great week and thanks so much for sharing your awesome recipe with us at Full Plate Thursday!
    Miz Helen

    • 6th February 2019 / 9:20 pm

      Thanks for hosting and leaving a comment 🙂

  5. Helen at the Lazy Gastronome
    18th January 2021 / 3:32 pm

    Thanks for sharing at the What’s for Dinner party. Have a wonderful week!

    • 19th January 2021 / 1:47 pm

      Thanks for hosting and stopping by, Helen 🙂

  6. 22nd January 2021 / 5:07 am

    They sound delicious Claire!
    Thank you for sharing this recipe at Create, Bake, Grow & Gather this week. I’m delighted to be featuring your strawberry almond macarons at the party tonight and pinning too.
    Hugs,
    Kerryanne

  7. 22nd January 2021 / 3:08 pm

    I’ve never tried macarons before, but I have been seeing quite a few in The Great British Baking Show, and thinking about trying some. Thank you for this!

  8. 30th January 2021 / 7:21 pm

    Oh, delicious!!! Claire, I just wanted to say I was glad you linked up a couple of weeks ago at Share Your Style, anyway, I am just getting over to finish visiting friends who I featured their posts… Your macaroons were featured at SYS #289 a week ago. <3

    I hope you are having a lovely weekend, and here’s to an early spring,
    Hugs,
    Barb 🙂

    • 9th February 2021 / 10:35 am

      Thank you so much for hosting and featuring 🙂

  9. 20th June 2021 / 7:51 am

    The macarons look so simple, but elegant. I wish I have some in front of me right now. Thanks for sharing at Fiesta Friday party!

  10. Theresa @ Shoestring Elegance
    24th June 2021 / 2:22 pm

    Claire, love these all!
    Thank you for sharing with us at the TFT party! I’m featuring your wonderful post this week. Congratulations!
    Theresa.

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