Enjoy the fresh coconut taste of the tropicsin one splendidly tender-crisp butter cookie.
Recipe: Hawaiian Fresh CoconutCookies
2 cups all-purpose flour1 teaspoon salt1 cup butter, softened1 cup granulated sugar1 1/2 cups freshly grated coconut
In a small bowl whisk together the flourand salt; set aside.
In a mixing bowl, using an electric mixerat medium speed, cream the butter and sugar together until lightand fluffy; add flour mixture and blend well. Stir in coconut.Cover and chill for 2 hours.
Shape dough into two 6-inch rolls. Wraprolls in plastic wrap or wax paper and chill for another 8 hoursor overnight.
Preheat oven to 350°F (175°C).
Unwrap rolls and cut into 1/4-inch-thickslices. Place slices 2-inches apart onto ungreased baking sheets.
Bake for 12 to 14 minutes or until lightlybrowned. Transfer to wire racks tocool completely.
Makes 4 dozen.
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