Gluten-free cookies with a delicate crinkly texture, a macaroonlike chew, and lots of sweet almond flavor. The optional step of dipping the bases in melted bittersweet chocolate adds richness and complexity to an already perfect cookie.... Read More
Whether or not you will have diners with gluten intolerances, allergies or dislikes, this is a scrumptious almond cookie, a riff of the more traditional chocolate crinkle cookie. If any one in your picnic party has a nut allergy, the cookies are a definite no-no, however. These gluten-free cookies possess a delicate texture and a macaroonlike chew, although there is no coconut inside. The almond paste gives a sweet, nutty flavor. If you like, you can dip the bases of the cookies in bittersweet chocolate.