Coconut Butter Cookies


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Coconut butter cookies present a healthy way of enjoying the delectable crunchy cookies as teatime snack. Laden with the goodness of coconut and rich flavour of butter, these nutritious coconut cookies are simple to prepare and every child's favorite.

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Coconut Butter Cookies recipe - How to make Coconut Butter Cookies

Preparation Time: 20 Minutes   Cooking Time:    Total Time:     30
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1 cup butter, room temperature
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 tsp dark rum
1/4 tsp vanilla extract
3/4 cup grated coconut
2 cups plain flour (maida)
1/4 tsp salt

  1. Cream the butter until very light and fluffy.
  2. Add the sugar and mix, then add the rum and vanilla and mix.
  3. Mix together coconut, flour and salt .
  4. Add them to the butter mixture and mix until blended.
  5. Divide dough in to two parts and roll in to logs.
  6. Wrap in plastic and refrigerate for one hour.
  7. After dough is properly chilled cut it into 1/8-inch rounds
  8. Place on greased baking sheet .
  9. Bake in a oven at 250 degrees f (120 c)for about 30 minutes until crisp but lightly colored.

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This recipe was contributed by mukvij on 20 Dec 2001

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