Chewy Coconut Oatmeal Drops

Chewy Coconut Oatmeal Drops

How could the classic oatmeal cookie recipe get any better? With MOUNDS Sweetened Coconut Flakes.

Prep Time: 8 Minutes

Skill Level: Beginner

Ingredients

  • 2 cups MOUNDS Sweetened Coconut Flakes
  • 1-1/2 cups quick-cooking or regular rolled oats
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 cup packed light brown sugar
  • 3/4 cups (1-1/2 sticks) butter or margarine
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar

Directions

1. Heat oven to 350°F.

2. Beat butter, granulated sugar and brown sugar in large bowl on medium speed of mixer until well blended. Beat in eggs and vanilla.

3. Stir together flour, baking soda and salt; add to butter mixture, beating until blended. Stir in coconut and oats (batter will be thick). Drop by teaspoons onto ungreased cookie sheet.

4. Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until edges are lightly browned. Cool slightly; remove from cookie sheet to wire rack. Cool completely. Makes about 5 dozen cookies.