Orange Coconut Chews Recipe

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Orange Coconut Chews

Doreen Fish

By
@dfish

This is an awesome recipe from Jean Pare...I made these for 2 occasions this weekend and both times they were gobbled up fast and recipe requested...I did change things up a bit and made a different frosting...here is my version...enjoy!!
Sorry..i didn't take a pic even after making it twice in one weekend!!


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Serves:

makes 25

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Ingredients

1/2 c
butter
1 large
egg, fork beaten
1 c
brown sugar , packed....i used organic coconut sugar
1 c
chopped dates
1 c
unsweetend coconut
2 tsp
orange zest
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1/2 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Melt butter in a large saucepan over low heat ...add the next 6 ingredients. Mix really well.
Mix together the flour, salt and baking powder. Add to coconut mixture and mix well. Put into a greased 8 x 8 pan and bake at 350 for 30 mins.
2
Cool and frost with your favorite frosting or use the recipe below.
3
Frosting:
1 1/2 cups of icing sugar
2 tbsps softened butter
1 1/2 tbsps of frozen concentrated orange juice thawed.
Beat well and frost cooled bars.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Hashtags: #coconut, #orange, #dates, #zest