Thoothukudi macroons are specially made in the port town of thoothukudi. Cashew nuts, ground almonds make it delicious. Now you can buy it online here. Tuticorin is a port town in Tamil Nadu famous for its Macaroons. Macaroons in general are made from ground almonds. Tuticorin macaroons are different since they have cashew nut as their major ingredient. Tuticorin maccarons are basically European macaroons improved and indianised in Tuticorin. According to one story a baker from Tuticorin who went to Chennai learnt the recipe from an Anglo Indian over there and brought it to Tuticorin where he improved it.According to another story Portuguese sailors who came to Tuticorin used local labour for baking Macaroons who improved it to the present form. The main ingredients are Egg white,Fine Sugar and Cashew Macaroons are a quick source of energy, and also nutritious due the presence of nuts, sugar and egg whites. Macaroons support tissue and muscle healing and repair, which means they can help repair sore muscles after a heavy workout, enabling the body to endure heavy exercise.Egg white is a great source of Albumin, a high biological value protein required in the blood.