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  • How to Make Fortune Cookies. Making homemade fortune cookies is a snap, and your loved

  • ones will get a kick out of their personalized predictions. You will need Paper Scissors

  • A nontoxic pen A cookie sheet Butter or nonstick cooking spray 2 large egg whites 1/2 cup of all-purpose

  • flour 1/2 cup of sugar 1 tsp. almond extract Wax paper Measuring cup and muffin tins. Step

  • 1. Cut paper into 16 2- by ½-inch strips and write a fortune on each with a

  • nontoxic pen. Step 2. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees and grease a baking sheet with

  • butter or nonstick cooking spray. Step 3. Whisk egg whites in a medium-size bowl until

  • theyre just foamy. Step 4. Add the flour, sugar, and almond extract to the egg whites

  • and beat until the mixture is smooth. Step 5. Drop four separate tablespoons of batter

  • onto the cookie sheet, spaced far apart. You have enough batter for about 16 cookies, but

  • don’t attempt to bake more than four cookies per sheetthey need room to spread. Step

  • 6. Use a butter knife or the back of a spoon to spread the dropped batter into circles

  • about two inches in diameter. Step 7. Bake the cookies until the edges just begin to

  • turn brown: about six minutes. The centers should remain pale. Step 8. As soon as you

  • take the cookies out of the oven, lift them off the cookie sheet with a spatula and place

  • them on a piece of wax paper. Step 9. Place a fortune in the center of a cookie, and fold

  • the cookie in half to form a semi-circle. Pick up the cookie and place the straight

  • edge across the rim of the measuring cup. Fold the pointed edges down, one on the inside

  • and one on the outside of the cup. Put the cookie in a muffin tin so it retains its shape

  • as it cools. Work as quickly as you can! Once these cookies cool, they will be impossible

  • to bend. Step 10. Enjoy the looks on your loved onesfaces when they read fortunes

  • written just for them. Did you know The largest fortune cookie manufacturer in the world is

  • located in Brooklyn, New York.

How to Make Fortune Cookies. Making homemade fortune cookies is a snap, and your loved

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