Coconut Blossoms

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@Arti

Melt-in-your mouth butter cookies wrapped in fragrant coconut flakes. these cookies will be gone fast


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Serves:

about 48

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Ingredients

1 1/4 c
(plus 3 tablespoons) all-purpose flour, divided
1/4 c
cornstarch
2/3 c
powdered sugar
2/3 c
butter
2
egg yolks
1 1/2 tsp
vanilla extract, divided
3
egg whites, lightly beaten
1 1/2 c
sweetened coconut flakes
1/4 c
chocolate chips

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 325°F; grease two cookies sheets. Combine flour, cornstarch, and powdered sugar. Using pastry blender, cut in butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Combine egg yolks and 1 teaspoon vanilla extract; add to flour mixture, stirring with fork until moistened. Knead dough in bowl to form a ball
2
In medium bowl, combine egg whites and remaining ½ teaspoon vanilla extract. In another bowl, combine remaining 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour and coconut flakes; add to egg white mixture; mix well
3
Shape cookie dough into 2/3-inch balls; roll in coconut mixture. Place balls 1-inch apart on prepared cookie sheets. Press a chocolate chip into each cookie’s center. Bake for 18-20 minutes or until cookies are lightly browned. Transfer to wire racks and cool completely.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Hashtags: #coconut, #cookie