Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 10 mins

These are delicious. I bake and eat while listening to Christmas music. Not a healthy cookie, but what baked goods are. Great for gift giving. I cut my candy in pieces not slices. I do use an electric mixer for the stirring.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream sugars and shortening until fluffy.
  2. Add eggs and vanilla; beat well.
  3. Stir together dry ingredients.
  4. Stir into creamed mixture.
  5. Stir in oats, candy and coconut.
  6. Roll about a tablespoon of the mixture into balls.
  7. Place on greased cookie sheet.
  8. Bake at 350° for about 10 minutes or till lightly browned.
  9. Remove and cool on a wire rack.
Most Helpful

These were very good everyone loved them. They make a nice tasty change. Was glad I had a good mixer for stirring. We will definitely make these again!

Su Chef March 10, 2010