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BerryWorld Strawberry and Almond Macarons: How To

BerryWorld Strawberry and Almond Macarons

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

How To Make BerryWorld Strawberry and Almond Macarons:

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

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.

How To Make BerryWorld Strawberry and Almond Macarons

BerryWorld
These tasty macarons are a perfect special treat for Valentine’s Day or Mother’s Day.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 35 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine British
Servings 4

Equipment

  • Piping bag
  • Baking tray

Ingredients
  

  • 4 large egg whites
  • 175g icing sugar
  • 170g ground almonds
  • 30ml water
  • 170g caster sugar
  • 200g butter (at room temperature)
  • 100g icing sugar
  • 10 BerryWorld strawberries, hulled and sliced

Instructions
 

  • Preheat the oven to 170°C fan/ 150°C.
  • Place 2 of the egg whites in a large bowl, sift in the icing sugar and ground almonds and mix into a paste.
  • Place the water and caster sugar in a small pan, and bring to the boil. The syrup needs to reach 118°C.
  • 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.
  • With a spatula, gently stir the syrup and egg whites mixture with the sugar, and almond paste until the two mixtures are combined.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.

Notes

These tasty macarons are a perfect special treat for Valentine’s Day.
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12 thoughts on “BerryWorld Strawberry and Almond Macarons: How To

  1. 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

  2. 5 stars
    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

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