Preparation Time: 10 minutes
Bake Time: 15 minutes
Makes : 12 cookies
Eggs : 2 large
Sugar : 1/3 cup
Salt : A pinch
Shredded coconut: 1 1/2 cups
Almond extract : 1 teaspoon
Ground nutmeg: 1/4 teaspoon
All purpose flour : 4 tablespoons
Almond powder: 1 tablespoon
Candied cherries: To garnish
Coconut powder: To garnish
In a mixing bowl, beat eggs well. Add salt, sugar and beat again until stiff.
Add almond flavoring and beat well.
Add rest of the ingredients slowly and fold well with a spatula.
Pre heat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
Place the cookie dough on cookie sheets and bake for 15 minutes.
Garnish with cherries and coconut powder. Cool them on a rack and serve.