Total Time
Prep 8 mins
Cook 10 mins

A neighbour gave me a few and included the recipe for it. She knows I like to bake and thought I would like them

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350f.
  2. Blend butter with brown sugar until fluffy.
  3. Beat in egg.
  4. Stir in vanilla,carrot and coconut.
  5. Add flour, baking powder,salt , cinnamon.nutmeg and cloves.
  6. Stir in raisins and pecans.
  7. Line baking sheet with parchment paper and drop large spoonfuls of dough onto the sheet.
  8. Bake for 10 minutes until brown.
Most Helpful

Awesome little cookie! DH took one bite and said "mmmmm, a healthy cookie too!". I didn't have the heart to tell him about the half cup of butter... LOL! I made these exactly as written except I had to leave out the nuts. I did use a cookie scoop and they came out beautifully round and tall. I like that you can see and taste the carrot. YUM! Thanks for posting, Big Bad Brenda! Made for ZWT8 Family Picks.

Jostlori September 01, 2012

What a great biscuit -- and healthy too! Made exactly as written. A real treat. Thanks for posting.

Leggy Peggy July 02, 2010

These were very good cakey cookies. I used a brown sugar alternative and the lovely spice of the cookies helped to disguise the fake sugar. Made for ZWT6.

Queen Dana July 02, 2010