Coconut-Pecan Cookies

Coconut-Pecan Cookies This is a buttery coconut-pecan cookie. The crunch comes from the pecans and coconut, but the cookie itself is chewy. I do not add salt to this recipe, as I think with salted butter enough salt is present.

Ingredients

Original recipe yields 36 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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Time Details

    PREP : 10 mins

    COOK : 10 mins

    TOTAL : 20 mins

    SERVING : 36

    YIELD : 36 cookies

  • Heat a small skillet over medium-low heat. Toast coconut flakes and pecans in batches until lightly browned and fragrant, about 3 minutes.

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  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.

  • Cream butter, brown sugar, and white sugar together in a bowl using an electric mixer until light and fluffy. Mix in egg and vanilla extract. Beat to combine.

  • Combine flour and baking soda in a bowl. Add to butter mixture and mix until just combined. Stir in toasted pecans and coconut.

  • Place scoops of dough on the prepared baking sheet using a 1 1/2-tablespoon spring-hinged scoop.

  • Bake in the preheated oven until lightly browned, 10 to 12 minutes. Cool on baking sheet for 5 minutes. Carefully remove from baking sheet and transfer to a cooling rack.

Per Serving: 126 calories; protein 1.3g; carbohydrates 12.5g; fat 8.2g; cholesterol 18.7mg; sodium 75.1mg.