Monday, September 16, 2013

Peanut butter and jam macarons

If you like peanut butter and jam sandwich ,you must try this peanut butter and jam macaron version, filled with raspberry jam mixed with nutella.









Ingredients :
- 1/4 cup unsalted roasted peanut
- 1 cup powder sugar
- 1/2 cup almond flour
- 2 egg whites,at room temperature
- 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
- 1/2 cup granulate sugar

filling :
- 1/4 cup raspberry jam
- 3 Tablespoon nutella
( mix well together )


Directions :

- Line two cookies sheet with parchment paper, place peanut into food processor,process until finely ground.
add powdered sugar,almond flour,pulse into fine powder, Sift mixture into medium bowl,discard large pieces

- beat egg whites in large bowl with electric mixer at medium speed until foamy,beat in vanilla,Gradually add granulated sugar,beating at high speed 2-3 minutes until mixture foam stiff,shiny peaks, scrapping bowl occasionally

- add half of flour mixture to egg whites stir with spatula to combine ( about 12 strokes) repeat with remaining flour mixture make about 15 strokes ( do not over mix or under mix )


- attach 1/2 inch plain tip to piping bag,scoop batter into bag pipe 1-inch circles about 2-inch apart onto prepare cookie sheets,rap cookies sheet on flat surface to remove air bubbles and set aside,let macarons rest uncovered,until tops harden slightly,this takes from 15 minutes to an hour in more humid condition,when the batter does not stick,macarons are ready to bake.

- preheat oven to 350 F,place rack in center of oven,bake 13 minutes to 15 minutes,rotating cookies sheets halfway trough baking time. cool completely on cookies sheets.

When cooling if cookies appear to be sticking to parchment,lift parchment edges and spray pan underneat lightli with water,steam will help release cookies.

- mix raspberry jam with nutella, whisk until combine, put in the fridge for about 10-15 minutes or until the jam nutella mixture are firmed.

- match same size cookies,pipe or spread filling on flat side of one cookie and top with another.

6 comments:

Navaneetham Krishnan said...

I wish I can bake such lovely and attractive macarons. Another wonderful invention with peanut butter and jam seated neatly in between the macarons.

Kanak Hagjer said...

They look fantastic! Love the combos that you come up with!

dentistvschef said...

a lilttle sharing tricks for precessing the peanut is simply freeze it before grounding, it wont turn into lumped oily grounded peanut...

easyfoodsmith said...

Making macaroons is still on my 'to try' list. Yours look gorgeous and perfectly done. Great job!

Elisabeth Foodandthrift said...

Such a creative, beautiful and super yummy flavors with the peanut butter and jam sandwiched between the light and crunchy macarons. Yumm!

Elisabeth Foodandthrift said...

Just left a comment...did not do the ID approval, so it may not go thru!
Love your creative and yummy macarons!