Loretta Lynns Coconut Thumbprint cookies by freda

Loretta Lynns Coconut Thumbprint Cookies By Freda Recipe

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I had a request for lorretta Lynns Thumbprint cookies. . . This is what I found.
I Hope this is the one she was looking for.

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Serves:
2 dozen cookies
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

1/2 C
butter
1/2 C
sugar
1 Egg
seperated
3/4 C
flour (unsifted)
1 tsp
vanilla
1/4 tsp
salt
2/3 Cup
flaked coconut
1/4 Cup
thick preserves or jam

How to Make Loretta Lynns Coconut Thumbprint cookies by freda

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat Oven @ 375
    Grease baking sheet.

    Cream Butter with sugar, egg yolk (only yolk please) and vanilla til creamy.
  • 2Combine Flour with salt and baking powder.
    Add to Creamed Mixture. Blend well.
  • 3Beat the egg whites, until frothy.
    Form dough into 1 inch balls.
    Dip balls into egg whites, then roll into coconut.
    Place on cookie sheet
    make shallow depression in center with thumb.
    Spoon 1/2 tsp preserves into each.
  • 4Bake @ 375 for 8-10 min or till coconut begins to brown.
    Makes 2 dozen cookies.
    From Loretta Lynn's recipes.

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