Coconut Macaroon Cookies

Crystal ~


This was my grandpa’s favorite cookie. He has been gone for 30 years but, I always think of him when I make these cookies.


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makes approx 3-4 dozen
10 Min
15 Min


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    2 ¼ cups flour
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    1/3 teaspoon baking soda
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    2 teaspoons baking powder
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    ½ teaspoon salt
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    2 teaspoons vanilla
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    1 cup crisco
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    ¼ cup unsalted butter, softened
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    1 cup granulated sugar
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    1 cup brown sugar
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    1 cup rolled oats
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    2 eggs
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    1-1/4 cups flaked coconut

How to Make Coconut Macaroon Cookies


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, cream Crisco, butter, sugars, vanilla until thoroughly blended; add eggs and mix well.
  3. Stir in the flour, baking soda, baking powder, and salt and mix until combined; stir in the oats and coconut.
  4. Drop by teaspoonful on a parchment lined or ungreased cookie sheet.
  5. Bake about 11-13 minutes.
  6. Remove the cookies from cookie sheet and cool on wire racks.

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About Coconut Macaroon Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American

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