Honey Bee Cookies

READY IN: 24mins
Recipe by coconutcream

From the Alpha-Bakery childrens cookbook put out by Gold Medal Flour when I was a kid. I used to love cooking up all these recipes with my mom!

Top Review by gleemonex957

I make these all the time (I still have my book from the 80s). Everyone loves them. I sprinkle powdered sugar on top so they don't stick together in storage.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oven to 375°F.
  2. Beat margarine, brown sugar, honey, and egg in a medium bowl on medium speed, scraping bowl constantly, until smooth. Stir in remaining ingredients.
  3. Drop dough by teaspoonsful onto an ungreased cookie sheet.
  4. Bake until set and light brown around edges (surface of cookies will appear shiny), 7-9 minutes.
  5. Let stand 3-5 minutes before removing from cookie sheet.
  6. Variations:.
  7. Honey-Bran Cookies: Stir 1 cup of shredded bran cereal into batter.
  8. Honey-Cinnamon Cookies: Mix 2 tablespoons sugar and 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon; sprinkle on cookies immediately after removing from oven.
  9. Honey-Coconut Cookies: Stir 1 cup of shredded coconut into batter.

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