Food & Drink

Coconut Macaroon Recipes You Need To Try

We love the classic, but sometimes we can't help but mess with perfection.
03/04/2013 09:14am ET | Updated April 9, 2014

If there's one thing that can make meringue a little sweeter, it's definitely coconut. Sweet coconut mixed into light and airy egg whites is a combination made for the gods, and it's also known as coconut macaroons. (Not to be confused with the similarly spelled French macarons, which are also made with egg whites.) Coconut macaroons don't take a lot of ingredients to make their magic happen -- just coconut, sweetened condensed milk and egg whites -- but they sure do use those few ingredients well.

While we always like the classic and straight-laced coconut macaroon, we can't help but mess with perfection -- especially when it means chocolate, strawberry and even raspberry variations. Here are 16 macaroon recipes you're going to want to try this spring.

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1
Coconut Macaroons
Simply Recipes
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2
Cranberry Almond Coconut Macaroons
A Family Feast
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3
Pink Macaroons
Dessert For Two
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4
Salted Caramel Coconut Macaroons
Cookies and Cups
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5
Coconut Lime Macaroons with White Chocolate
Two Peas And Their Pod
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6
Chocolate-Topped Coconut Macaroon
Seasons And Suppers
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7
Coconut Macaroon Nutella Nests
Two Peas And Their Pod
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8
Lemon Coconut-Oat Macaroons
Healthy Food For Living
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9
Chocolate-Dipped Coconut Macaroons
Chocolate-Dipped Coconut Macaroons
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10
Cinnamon Pecan Coconut Macaroons
The Chic Life
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11
Cherry Kissed Coconut Macaroons
Spicy Perspective
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12
Raspberry Coconut Macaroons
Urban Poser
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13
Coconut Macaroons
Skinny Taste
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14
Peppermint Chocolate Macaroons
Against All Grain
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15
Chocolate Ganache Stuffed Coconut Lime Macaroons
Slim Palate
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16
Salted Caramel Toffee Coconut Macaroons
Two Peas and Their Pod
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