Chocolate Chip Rickies

Colette Z

By
@cocointhekitchen

Named after the baker who inspired them, these chocolate-coconut cookies are easy to make and quick to disappear!


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Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
3 dozen
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
45 Min

Ingredients

1/2 c
white sugar
1/2 c
brown sugar
1 c
butter-flavoured shortening
2
large eggs
2 tsp
vanilla (the good stuff)
1 c
shredded coconut
3 c
flour
1 tsp
baking soda
1 pinch
salt
1 tsp
instant coffee or ground espresso
2 c
chocochips

Step-By-Step

1Cream shortening with sugars, then add eggs and vanilla.

2In a separate bowl, combine flour, salt, baking soda and coffee.
Slowly incorporate dry ingredients into the shortening mixture, but
do not overwork the dough.
Gently mix chocoloate chips and coconut into the dough.

3Store in a recycled yogurt container in the fridge for up to a week
or freeze up to 2 months.

4Ready to Bake?
Preheat @ 375*F

5Use a small cookie scooper to lift teaspoon-sized balls of the chilled dough
and set onto a cookie sheet lined with foil.
Bake for 10-12 minutes, until the bottoms are golden brown.

6Use a spatula to gently lift the cookies off of the baking tray and
set onto a rack to cool, about 10 minutes.

7Enjoy with a tall glass of ice-cold milk!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtag: #coconut