Dead Men's Legs
Preheat oven to 325℉ (160℃).
Beat egg lightly and gradually add sugar.
Beat with mixer until light and foamy--about 20 minutes.
Add almonds and flour; mix well.
Roll dough into finger-thick ropes on a very light floured surface.
Flatten slightly with fingertips and cut into 3 inch lengths and place on ungreased cookie sheets.
Bake in oven until light brown, about 10 minutes.
Remove from cookie sheets and cool completely before storing in airtight containers.
Stores 1 to 2 months.