Hazelnut Meal Recipes

    Hazelnut Meal

    Using Ground Hazelnuts as a Flour Substitute

    Hazelnuts can be ground into a “meal” consistency, to replace traditional flour in many recipes, such as muffins, cakes and cookies. Ground hazelnuts are a good source of dietary fiber and protein, and add rich, nutty flavor to your favorite baked goods!

    Meringue Hazelnut Drops

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    2 egg whites
    1 cupy sugar
    1 tsp. vanilla
    1 cup toasted ground hazelnuts

    Beat egg whites in small bowl until soft peaks form; gradually add sugar 2 tsp. at a time until stiff peaks form. Fold in 1 cup hazelnuts. Drop by tsp. on greased baking sheet. Top each with toasted hazelnut; sprinkle with sugar.

    Bake at 300 degrees for 25-30 minutes. May dust with sugar.