Wheaties Coconut Cookies

Wheaties Coconut Cookies Recipe

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Bonnie Brennhofer


This recipe goes back to the 50's. My mom made them all the time and was always a favorite. She got the recipe off a Wheaties cereal box.


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  • 1 c
  • 1 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1 c
    white sugar
  • 2
  • 2 c
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 2
  • 2 c

How to Make Wheaties Coconut Cookies


  1. Preheat oven to 350*
  2. Cream sugars, eggs and shortening together
  3. Add soda, baking powder, salt and vanilla
  4. Add coconut and flour then stir in wheaties
  5. These are drop cookies so drop by teaspoon onto ungreased cookie sheets

    Bake approximately 10 minutes or until lightly brown.

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About Wheaties Coconut Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom

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