"A man who was fond of wine was offered some grapes at dessert after dinner. "Much obliged," said he, pushing the plate aside; "I am not accustomed to take my wine in pills."--Jean Antheleme Brillat-Savarin, The Physiology of Taste
This recipe for Shawn's Favorite "Forgotten Cookies", by Suzanne Chaffin, is from Southern Comfort Collection,
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3 egg whites 1 c. sugar 8 oz. miniature chocolate chips 3/8 tsp. salt 1 1/2 tsp. vanilla
Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Beat egg whites with salt until stiff. Slowly add sugar and vanilla. Gently fold in chocolate chips. Drop small peaks onto a greased cookie sheet. Put in oven, turn oven off and leave overnight.
These merinque cookies were Shawn's favorite during the Holidays.
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