I LOVE TO THINK OF DIFFERENT THINGS TO THROW INTO COOKIE DOUGH. I REALLY LIKE THIS RECIPE BECAUSE IT HAS PUFFED RICE IN IT. GROWING UP MY MOM ALWAYS HAD PUFFED WHEAT & PUFFED RICE IN THE PANTRY. I AM GOING TO USE THE HEATH CHIPS THAT ARE CHOCOLATE COATED.
In a medium bowl, whisk together the flour, baking soda, cream of tartar, and salt.
Using an electric mixer, cream butter and sugars. Scrape the sides of the mixer bowl and beat in the oil, egg and vanilla until smooth. Beat in flour mixture in 3 small additions, scraping sides of the bowl after each addition. Slowly stir in the rice cereal, coconut and oats. Fold in the toffee bits and refrigerate dough, covered, for 1 hour.
Drop rounded tablespoons of dough on cooking sheets, leaving at least 1-inch of space around each cookie. Bake until the cookies are golden around the edges, 12-14 minutes.
melt chocolate in the microwave (ck every 30 seconds). Dip half of cookie in the chocolate and sprinkle crushed candy on cookie. Place on wax paper an allow to harden. Store in air tight container.