M and M Coconut Macadamia Nut Cookies

Anita Hoffman


Chewy cookies filled with mini M and M's, coconut and macadamia nuts. Delicious and easy to make.
Photo adapted from Spicy Southern Kitchen.

★★★★★ 1 vote
3-4 dozen cookies
20 Min
10 Min


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3/4 c
2/3 c
light brown sugar
large egg
1 tsp
1 3/4 c
3/4 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
1/2 c
shredded coconut
3/4 c
chopped macadamia nuts
1 pkg
(12 ounce) miniature m and m baking bits

How to Make M and M Coconut Macadamia Nut Cookies


  • 1In a large bowl, with electric mixer, cream butter and brown sugar until light and fluffy.
    Add egg and vanilla, blending well.
  • 2Combine flour, baking soda and salt; blend well into creamed mixture.
    Blend in coconut and macadamia nuts.
  • 3By hand, stir in M and M baking bits.
  • 4Drop by heaping teaspoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheets, flatten slightly with back of spoon.
  • 5Bake 8-10 minutes at 350 degrees. Do not overbake. They will still look underbaked when you remove them from the oven, but they will be perfect by the time they cool.
  • 6Cool 1 minute before removing to wire rack to finish cooling.
    Store in a tightly covered container.

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About M and M Coconut Macadamia Nut Cookies

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

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