Coconut Cashew Cookies by freda

Coconut Cashew Cookies By Freda

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Coconut cookies of any kind I really enjoy making. I have made these also with Macadamia Nuts for the holidays. These are a light Golden brown delicious cookie.


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2 dozen
15 Min
15 Min


  • 1 2/3 C
    all purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    or pinch of salt
  • 1/2 C
    real butter, not margarine @ room temp.
  • 1 C
  • 1 lg
  • 1 C
  • 2/3 C
    salted cashews or macadamia nuts

How to Make Coconut Cashew Cookies by freda


  1. Note: feel Free to Double this Recipe as I do.
    PREHEAT oven @ 375.
    Line baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. in med. Bowl Whisk together 1st 4 ingredients ( dry)
    in a Larger bowl Cream the butter sugar til light and fluffy, Beat in the egg and vanilla til smooth.
  3. Add flour mixture, & coconut, blend on low speed, till no flour streaks remain.
  4. Stir in Cashews.

    Drop by 1 in balls onto baking sheet. flatten only slightly.
  5. BAKE for 10-13 min. till cookies are a light golden brown around the edges.
    Let cool 3-5 min, before removing from baking sheet. transfer to you wire rack and cool completely.

    MAKES about 2 dozen depends on your size of balls.

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