Coconut & Jam Macaroon Bake

Prep:15 minutes

Cook:25-30 minutes


Try different flavours of jam or even switch out the jam for Smarties.


250g caster sugar
4 medium egg whites
1 tsp vanilla bean paste
½ tsp LoSalt
300g desiccated coconut
25g plain flour
75g raspberry jam
50g plain chocolate, melted


1. Preheat the oven to 180oC, gas mark 4. Grease and line a 20x25cm tin with parchment paper.

2. Whisk together the sugar, egg whites, vanilla paste and LoSalt until thick and white. Add the coconut and flour and mix until evenly coated. Press into the prepared tin and level the surface. Spoon 16 x half teaspoons of jam evenly so that 1 portion has 1 spoonful of jam and bake for 25-30 minutes until golden.

3. Allow to cool in the tin then drizzle with the chocolate and cool completely before cutting to 16 squares.