How to Make French Macaroons! (For Beginners!)

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Start by making superfine sugar, if you didn't buy it. Super easy, pour granulated sugar in a blender, blend for about 20 seconds!

Start by making superfine sugar, if you didn't buy it. Super easy, pour granulated sugar in a blender, blend for about 20 seconds!

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Mix together powdered sugar and almond flour.

Mix together powdered sugar and almond flour.

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Sift it twice! This is an important step! :)

Sift it twice! This is an important step! :)

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Meanwhile, beat the egg whites to soft peaks.

Meanwhile, beat the egg whites to soft peaks.

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Add in the superfine sugar, whip till peaks are stiff. (More than what I show in the picture!! ;)

Add in the superfine sugar, whip till peaks are stiff. (More than what I show in the picture!! ;)

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If you so desire, add some food coloring at this step (I used the gels), and then sift in the powdered sugar and almond flour mixture!

If you so desire, add some food coloring at this step (I used the gels), and then sift in the powdered sugar and almond flour mixture!

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Fold the batter with a rubber spatula, about 60 - 65 times.

Fold the batter with a rubber spatula, about 60 - 65 times.

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Grab out a piping tip. I used Wilton 22.

Grab out a piping tip. I used Wilton 22.

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Pipe rounds of the similar sizes one inch apart on a baking sheet line with parchment paper.

Pipe rounds of the similar sizes one inch apart on a baking sheet line with parchment paper.

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Bake for 10 minutes at 325 degrees. Don't allow them to brown, but make sure they are crispy.

Bake for 10 minutes at 325 degrees. Don't allow them to brown, but make sure they are crispy.

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Cool on a wire rack for about ten minutes, then add strawberry jam (or whatever fillings you prefer! Frosting, chocolate, fresh fruit, anything!)

Cool on a wire rack for about ten minutes, then add strawberry jam (or whatever fillings you prefer! Frosting, chocolate, fresh fruit, anything!)

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Ta da !! French macaroons!

Ta da !! French macaroons!

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They were so good I left them on the counter came back ten minutes later and my sister had already ate 4!

They were so good I left them on the counter came back ten minutes later and my sister had already ate 4!

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Blackberry jam!

Blackberry jam!

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