Brent's Chocolate Coconut Candies

Dana Ramsey


My youngest son, Brent, loves coconut. I adapted a cookie dough recipe and came up with this recipe for him. Hope you enjoy it as much as he does.

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30 Min


1 3/4 c
powdered sugar
1 3/4 c
flaked coconut
1 c
chopped almonds
1/2 c
sweetened condensed milk
2 c
(12 oz) semisweet chocolate chips
2 Tbsp


1In a large bowl, combine the powdered sugar, coconut, almonds and milk. Shape into 1 inch balls and regrigerate until firm. Approximatelly 20 minutes.

2In a microwave, melt the chips and shortening on high for about 1 minute; sitr. Microwave at additional 10 to 20 seconds until smooth.

3dip balls in the melted chocolate; allow the excess to drip off and place on waxed paper. Let stand until set and store in an airtight container.

4Tipp: You can also use chocolate or white bark if you want to. I have used both.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy