"I came across this recipe in a cookie cook book for the holidays. They sound so good, I think I will make them this week. Sounds like a great cookie for any occassion."
unsalted butter, softened
2 2/3 cups
macadamia nuts, chopped
sweetened flaked coconut, toated
lime, juice of
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Cream butter, 2/3 cup powdered sugar, salt and lime zest with a mixer until light.
Add flour, nuts, coconut and lime juice, mix with a spoon just until incorporated.
Shape dough into 1 1/2 inch balls using a cookie scoop or tablespoon measure. Arrange on baking sheets lines with parchment paper 2 inches apart and bake until set and golden brown on the bottom, 15 - 18 minutes.
Roll cookies in powdered sugar while hot, transfer to a cooling rack lined with parchment paper, this makes for easy cleanup.
When cookies are completely cool, roll them in powdered sugar again, then store in single layers in airtight containers.