~ Christmas Coconut Peaks ~

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Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

Another easy family tradition. These can be made year round. They look so pretty adorning a cookie tray.

Enjoy!

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
About 30
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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1/4 c
butter
2 c
confectioners' sugar - sifted
1/4 c
evaporated milk
3 c
coconut
6 oz
milk chocolate chips
2 tsp
crisco shortening

How to Make ~ Christmas Coconut Peaks ~

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a medium saucepan over medium heat, melt butter - stir repeatedly until it becomes a golden color, making sure not to burn it.

    To this gradually stir in the milk, sugar and coconut. Cook just until the mixture is combined.
  • 2Drop by heaping teaspoonfuls on parchment or waxed paper.
  • 3Cool to lukewarm, then shape into peaks.

    Refrigerate until stiff.
  • 4Melt chocolate with the shortening in microwave safe bowl in 30 second increments. Stir until smooth and shiny.
  • 5Dip the bottom of each peak into the melted chocolate. Leave firm up on sheet. Place in a covered bowl and keep refrigerated.

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About ~ Christmas Coconut Peaks ~

Course/Dish: Candies, Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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