Bird's Nest Cookies

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READY IN: 50mins
SERVES: 36
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 300°F.
  • Spread coconut on non-greased cookie sheet.
  • Toast in oven, stirring occasionally, until it turns light golden, about 25 minutes.
  • Remove coconut from cookie sheet and set aside.
  • Increase oven temperature to 350°F.
  • In large bowl, add butter and sugar and whip until light and fluffy; beat in egg and vanilla.
  • In medium bowl, combine flour and salt.
  • Blend into creamed mixture.
  • Form dough into 1 1/4-inch balls.
  • Roll heavily into toasted coconut.
  • Place coconut cookies 2 inches apart on lightly greased cookie sheets.
  • Make indentation with thumb in center of each cookie.
  • Bake 12 to 14 minutes or until golden brown.
  • Remove cookies and cool completely.
  • Fill indentations with"M&M's"® Chocolate Candies for Easter.
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