Roasted Almond Paste is an ingredient in baking that is used to make cookies, cakes, tarts, and other delicacies. The traditional filling for cookies, cakes, tarts, and other pastries includes almond paste. It goes very well with chocolate and some fruits; depending on the dish, you can cook it or leave it raw. Roasted Almond Paste is slightly bitter and has a pronounced almond flavor. Due to the fact that it is an added ingredient in other recipes, it only has a slight sweetness.