Fail: Cookies And Cream Macarons

Pin Reaper: Abbie

Original Inspiration:

Pinterest Fail Cookies And Cream Macarons inspiration

What I Did: I love Macarons and French culture. I wanted to make my own. I didn’t “Allow macarons to air out for at least 1 hour, and up to 2 hours.” This is what happened:

My Result:

Pinterest Fail Cookies And Cream Macarons result

Next Time I Will: I don’t know if this project can be saved because the directions use cooking terms that I don’t understand, but I’m willing to try again – because if not, then I just wasted $30!

Pinterest Fail Cookies And Cream Macarons storyboard


  1. K.S.

    It took me 3 years to get macarons right. Finally I watched a craftsy class and nailed it! The sifting, folding technique, and dry time are ALL crucial.

  2. Renee

    If you don’t understand the cooking terms maybe google would be a better place to start than Pinterest.

  3. Bridge

    Good to know. This is something I’ve wanted to make. Do you need special pans too ?

  4. Evan

    I don’t think the resting time was your main issue here.

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