Almond Cookies dipped in chocolate and sprinkled with ground almonds.
Preheat oven to 325F.
In a large mixing bowl beat powdered sugar and butter on medium speed until creamy.
Add egg yolks and vanilla and continue to beat until combined.
Reduce speed to low and add flour, 1/2 ground almonds, cream of tartar and baking soda.
Continue to beat until well mixed.
Shape dough into 1 inch balls.
Place 2 inches apart on a cookie sheet.
Bake for 8 to 9 minutes.
Let cookies cool.
Place chocolate in a microwavable safe bowl. Microwave the chocolate for 30-second intervals stirring the chocolate in between until fully melted.
Dip half of the front side of the cookies into the chocolate.
Sprinkle the remaining ground almonds on the chocolate side of the cookies.
Refrigerate until set.