Coquito Cookies | Coconut Cookies
Soft and chewy coconut cookies inspired by coquito is the perfect cookie recipe to make for Christmas cookie exchange this year!
of white sugar
of brown sugar
of salted butter
of coconut extract
of rum extract
egg room temperature
of baking powder
of baking soda
of all purpose flour
of ground cinnamon
of coconut flakes
In a large bowl, cream together sugars and butter for five minutes.
Add in extracts and egg, beat together.
In a separate bowl, sift and whisk together dry ingredients.
Gently blend in dry ingredients into the wet ingredients bowl. DO NOT OVER MIX. Fold in coconut flakes.
Cover bowl and refrigerate for 30 minutes.
When dough is chilled.
Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
Roll 1 tablespoon worth of dough into tall balls and place on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper or a silicone mat.
Bake for 9-11 minutes, or until the edges become a golden color. Remove from oven and let sit on baking sheet for 3 minutes to continue cooking before you place cookies on a wire rack to cool.
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