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Gluten-Free Coffee-Glazed Coconut Macaroon Recipe

by TerriAnn
Cookies & Clogs | Food | Gluten-Free Coffee-Glazed Coconut Macaroon Recipe for International Coffee Day #Recipes #CoffeeDay

Monday, September 29th, is International Coffee Day! While many people around the world drink coffee all of the time, how many days out of the year are actually dedicated to celebrating this irreplaceable and versatile beverage that so many love? How will you make International Coffee Day day special?

Instead of just following your same ‘ol routine, how about shaking things up a bit. Here’s a quick and easy Coffee-Glazed Gluten-Free Coconut Macaroon recipe that will brighten your day.

Cookies & Clogs | Food | Gluten-Free Coffee-Glazed Coconut Macaroon Recipe for International Coffee Day #Recipes #CoffeeDay

Gluten-Free Coffee-Glazed Coconut Macaroon Recipe


  • 5 cups shredded coconut (sweetened)
  • 4 egg whites
  • 1 Tbsp coffee (vanilla-flavored)
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 6 Tbsp flour (gluten-free)


  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 Tbsp coffee (vanilla-flavored)


  1. Heat oven to 325°F.
  2. Mix all ingredients in bowl.
  3. Form into loose 1-inch balls.
  4. Place on cookie sheet and bake for 20 minutes. Edges should be slightly browned.
  5. Cool on wire rack and place over parchment paper.
  6. Mix ingredients for glaze with a fork until a smooth consistency.
  7. Pour glaze over macaroons and allow to cool.

Serve with piping hot freshly brewed coffee, chilled over ice, or blended with ice.

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Tammy September 26, 2014 - 4:10 pm

LOVE this day – good luck to all those who enter the Twitter contest. I’m a coffee addict and love all the different machines I have in my built-in coffee bar!

Kathy September 26, 2014 - 6:31 pm

I love coffee. I celebrate Coffee Day every day! 🙂 Your macaroons look yummy!

Rosey September 26, 2014 - 8:45 pm

That’s a fun contest. And you’re right, those macaroons do look like a nice treat.

Donna September 27, 2014 - 4:58 pm

I kid that I bleed coffee… I’m a huge coffee drinker. I would love this! Those macaroons look delicious! Oh, is that EST for the times to tweet?

Colleen September 28, 2014 - 1:11 pm

Those look amazing! and what a great contest!

Anne - Mommy Has to Work September 28, 2014 - 2:22 pm

Love coffee day. A great excuse to go get some DD coffee!

Raijean S September 28, 2014 - 10:04 pm

I love, love International Delight. I mix it in everything.

@go2kauai September 29, 2014 - 12:49 pm

this is so much fun, thanks for the chance! Tweeting #coffeebuzz and fingers crossed

Becky VanGinkel September 29, 2014 - 3:04 pm

As the mom of 3 little ones and with a husband who works out of state, coffee is my lifeline! lol Thank you so much for these awesome giveaways and I hope I am lucky enough to be one of the winners!

Happy #NationalCoffeeDay

Marcie W. October 21, 2014 - 4:17 pm

I had no idea macaroons were so easy to make! Will definitely be pinning these and surprising my mom (who adores both coconut and coffee) with a batch sometime soon.

Matea February 13, 2015 - 3:58 am

Oh, I just LOVE such awesome little cookies nex to my cup of coffee! Although I’m having lunch now, there is this strong desire for a coffee suddenly 🙂

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