Coconut Almond Cookies
54
cookies
15 min
PREP TIME
1 hr 10 min
TOTAL TIME

Ingredients

Cookie

1/2 cup Land O Lakes® Butter softened

1/2 cup sugar

1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar

2 large Land O Lakes® Eggs

1 1/2 teaspoons almond extract

1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour

1/2 teaspoon baking soda

1/2 cup sweetened flaked coconut

1/2 cup sliced almonds

1/2 cup white baking chips

Glaze

3/4 cup white baking chips

4 teaspoons shortening

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Heat oven to 350°F.

  2. STEP 2

    Combine butter, sugar and brown sugar in bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy. Add eggs and almond extract; beat until well mixed. Add flour and baking soda; beat at low speed until well mixed. Stir in coconut, almonds and 1/2 cup white baking chips.

  3. STEP 3

    Drop mixture by rounded teaspoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheets. Bake 8-11 minutes or until edges are lightly browned. Cool 1 minute; remove from cookie sheets. Cool completely.

  4. STEP 4

    Place 3/4 cup white baking chips and shortening in bowl. Microwave, stirring every 30 seconds, 1-2 minutes or until melted. Drizzle over cooled cookies in crisscross pattern.

Tip #1

- For easy clean up, place cookies on cooling racks over waxed paper. Drizzle with glaze.

Tip #2

- Spoon glaze into resealable plastic food bag. Snip off small corner of bag; drizzle glaze through hole onto cookies.

Nutrition

80Calories
4Fat (mg)
15Cholesterol (mg)
35Sodium (mg)
9Carbohydrates (g)
0Dietary Fiber
1Protein (g)

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  November 16, 2017

made a couple of mods because of lack of ingredients see below ]my cooking time was closer to 18 minutes but my cookies are also 3 inches across. My oven temperature was spot on 350 because i checked it with a thermometer. I was concerned because it was a very thick batter but everything worked out perfect. I used parchment paper under the cookies because i am a lazy sod and hate scrubbing pans. New favorite cookie.

— says Jerry
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TWEAKS

substituted vanilla flavor for almond used the same proportions had no white chips so left them out

Difficulty
ChallengingA breeze
WOULD MAKE IT AGAIN?
Probably NotAbsolutely!
  September 13, 2016

My family loves this recipe. Thank you for this! "So fluffy!" -quote from my brother I also did not do the glaze. I was being lazy today, but the cookies are still delicious without it!

— says Brittany
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