Matcha green tea is a popular order at Starbucks, and a quick sell at TJ’s. We decided to jump on the bandwagon, but also get creative with this I’m-not-a-baker-but-you-think-I-am type recipe. Be prepared to for this delicious endeavor that only takes 20 minutes to make.

#SpoonTip: For the chocolate manic, after baking these suckers dip them in your choice of melted chocolate and let cool. 

Matcha Coconut Macaroons

  • Prep Time:5 minutes
  • Cook Time:15 minutes
  • Total Time:20 minutes
  • Servings:15
  • Easy


  • 5 1/2 cup shredded sweetened coconut
  • 2/3 cup flour
  • 3 teaspoon matcha powder
  • 2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 14 oz sweetened condensed milk
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  • Step 1

    Preheat oven at 350°F. Combine dry ingredients into bowl and mix.

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  • Step 2

    Pour liquid ingredients and mix.

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  • Step 3

    Shape into gooey green balls (size of your choice) and place on wax paper.

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  • Step 4

    Bake for 15 minutes, or until end tips are brown.

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  • Step 5

    Let friends think you’re a master baker.

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