Easy Sweet Coconut Cookies Sweet coconut cookies everyone will LOVE! It does not make many cookies so if you have a hankering for them, it’s best to double the batch.
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease baking sheets.Advertisement
With an electric mixer, cream together the sugar, vegetable shortening, egg, and vanilla extract in a bowl until light and fluffy. Sift 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons of flour together with the baking powder and salt in a bowl, and stir the flour mixture into the creamed mixture; mix in the coconut until thoroughly combined. Drop the dough by teaspoons onto the prepared baking sheets.
Bake in the preheated oven until very lightly browned, about 10 minutes; allow cookies to cool on sheets for about 1 minute before removing to finish cooling on baking racks.
Per Serving: 121 calories; protein 1.2g; carbohydrates 14.9g; fat 6.5g; cholesterol 9.3mg; sodium 67.6mg.