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Chocolate Pineapple Meringue Kisses {Recipe} | The Good Hearted Woman

Meringue Kisses

Course Cookies &amp, Sweets
Author Renée B. ♥ The Good Hearted Woman

Ingredients

  • 3 egg whites
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon cream of tartar
  • 3/4 cup white sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Top with your choice of:

  • Fresh pineapple chopped
  • Mini chocolate chips
  • Coconut
  • Ground nuts
  • Chopped dried fruit
  • Cinnamon sugar
  • Candied Ginger

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 300° F.
  2. Line a baking sheet with parchment or a silicon sheet.
  3. Beat eggs until foamy. Add salt and cream of tartar. Add sugar a tablespoon at a time, beating eggs until stiff.
  4. Fold in vanilla.
  5. Fill a a pastry bag or resealable bag with the whipped egg mixture. Cut the tip (or corner) and pipe the whipped egg mixture onto the prepared cookie sheet. (Alternative method: Use teaspoons to drop mixture onto cookie sheet.)
  6. Sprinkle topping of your choice onto each cookie.
  7. Bake for 30 minutes and then turn off the oven. Leave the cookies in the oven for 30-45 minutes to allow them to dry.

How to prepare fresh or canned pineapple:

  1. Chocolate Pineapple Meringue Kisses {Recipe} | The Good Hearted Woman
  2. Press pineapple between sheets of paper towel to remove as much juice as you can, and then chop fine and press again. Or, avoid the whole chopping step by using crushed pineapple.