Unknownchef86's Coconut Surprises

READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by UnknownChef86

These taste like the inside of a Mounds bar! If you like, drizzle or dunk them in melted chocolate for a Mounds wannabe! The amount made is a guesstimation, as I don't remember exactly how many cookies this makes.

Top Review by dana01

Wonderful cookies! YUM! These were a huge hit with my family. Thanks!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cream shortening with vanilla.
  2. Add sugar gradually, beating til fluffy.
  3. Add egg and beat well.
  4. Thoroughly blend in 1 3/4 cups coconut.
  5. Combine flour, salt, and baking soda.
  6. Add 1/2 of this mixture to the creamed mixture; mix well.
  7. Add remainder of mixture; stir til it holds together.
  8. Shape into 1" balls.
  9. Roll in remaining coconut.
  10. Place 3/4" apart on lighly greased cookie sheet.
  11. Bake at 325 for 15-20 minutes.
  12. Let cool on cookie sheet, then remove.

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