Dad's Cookies (Copycat)

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 10 mins

In response to a request. Found online at Joyces Fine Cooking .

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Grease cookie tins.
  2. Preheat oven to 375°F (190°C).
  3. Beat butter, eggs, sugar and vanilla together until they are light and fluffy.
  4. Sift flour with baking powder, soda and salt and stir them into the first mixture. Blend well.
  5. Stir in coconut and rolled oats.
  6. Drop by heaping teaspoonfuls onto cookie sheets and bake for 10 minutes.
  7. Cool on wire racks and store in tightly covered cookie tins.
Most Helpful

Wow, these are so good! Glad I only made a half batch because they're very addicting! They're a chewy cookie with just a bit of crisp on the edges and we both love them! I didn't have quick cooking oats, so used the 5 minute and put them in the food processor to blend just a bit so it wasn't so chunky before adding to the dough. Thanks for posting the recipe Marlene! :)

Breezytoo October 18, 2008