Laura Bush's cowboy cookies
3 cself rising flour (you can skip baking soda & powder)
3 stickbutter, room temperature
1 1/2 csugar
1 1/2 clight brown sugar, packed
1 Tbspvanilla extract
3 csemisweet chocolate chips
3 cold-fashioned rolled oats
2 csweetened flake coconut
2 cchopped pecans (8 ounces)
How to Make Laura Bush's cowboy cookies
- Preheat oven to 350 F.
Mix flour, cinnamon and salt in bowl
- In 8-quart bowl, beat butter on medium speed till smooth and creamy, about 1 minute. Gradually beat in sugars and continue beating to combine, about 2 minutes. Add eggs, 1 at a time, beating after each
- Beat in vanilla. Stir in flour mixture until just combined. Add chocolate chips, oats, coconut and pecans.
- For each cookie, drop 1/4 cup of dough onto un-greased cookie sheet, spacing 3 inches apart. Bake 17 to 20 minutes, until edges are lightly browned. Remove to rack to cool.
Makes 3 dozen ex-large cookies.