Paradise cookies are soft butter cookies, filled with pineapple, macadamia nuts and coconut - a true tropical delight!
3/4 cup sugar
1/2 cup Land O Lakes® Butter softened
1 (8-ounce) can crushed pineapple in juice, well-drained
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 (3.25-ounce) jar (2/3 cup) macadamia nuts, chopped
3/4 cup sweetened flaked coconut
Heat oven to 350°F.
Combine sugar and butter in large bowl. Beat at medium speed until creamy. Add pineapple and vanilla; continue beating until well mixed. Reduce speed to low; add flour and baking powder. Beat until well mixed. Stir in nuts and 1/4 cup coconut.
Shape dough into 1-inch balls; dip top of each cookie into remaining coconut. Place 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets. Bake for 12-15 minutes or until set. Let cool 2 minutes before removing from cookie sheets.
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they were so easy to make...taste great
This excellent recipe is just as good using walnuts .