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Coconut cookies

Ashwini Rajendran
15 minutes
Prep Time
20 minutes
Cook Time
4 People
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ABOUT Coconut cookies RECIPE

These coconut cookies are like melt in mouth cookies also crunchy when biting. I have eaten these cookies till i came to bangalore.. after coming to bangalore i could not find these cookies.. luckily the bakery master in my home town gave this recipe.... such a awesome taste....

Recipe Tags

  • Veg
  • Easy
  • Others
  • Tamil Nadu
  • Baking
  • Snacks
  • Egg Free

Ingredients Serving: 4

  1. maida 1 cup
  2. powdered sugar 1/2 cup
  3. butter 1/2 cup
  4. cardamom powder 1/2 teaspoon
  5. baking powder 1/2 teraspoon
  6. desiccated coconut as required


  1. sieve in the maida and baking powder
  2. pre heat oven to 180 degrees centigrade for 10 to 15 minutes
  3. in a big plate take butter and add powdered suagr to it
  4. cream the butter and sugar until smooth with your palm
  5. add in the cardamom powder and sieved maida
  6. make it as a smooth dough without adding in any milk or water
  7. if u cream butter and sugar properly you will not need any liquid
  8. now make a gooseberry sized balls out of the dough
  9. roll it in the desiccated coconut
  10. arrange them on the greased baking tray
  11. bake at 180 degrees centigrade for 20 minutes or until the edges turn golden brown
  12. let the cookies to cool completely to firm up

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Ruchita Gupta
Ruchita Gupta   Nov-17-2017

How much baking powder 1/2 spoon or 1,2 pinches??

Arvinder kaur
Arvinder kaur   Jan-09-2017

Plz tell the exact quantity of coconut also..as baking is successful if done with great precision ...so plz ...tell how much coconut to be used

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