By Vicky McDonald

There's something about the taste and smell of coconut that makes you feel like you're on vacation. A good coconut cookie can turn your rainy morning coffee break into a moment of Paradise. If you love coconut as much as I do, then these tropical-tasting coconut cookies are for you.

1. Mound Bars

Genius! Your favorite chocolate bar made into a cookie. To intensify the coconut flavor, reviewer Dianne suggests adding a few drops of coconut extract to the sweetened condensed milk.

Photo by Dianne

2. Lemon Coconut Squares

A good old-fashioned lemon square gets the tropical treatment with some flaked coconut.

Photo by Pepper

4. Coconut Macaroon Brownies

Fudgy, chocolate brownies stuffed with creamy coconut macaroons are the stuff that dreams are made of.

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3. Coconut Macaroons

This classic recipe is a state fair winner, and has been made over 2,000 times by our Allrecipeeps.

Photo by Lily

5. Pecan Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies

These cookies are packed with delicious goodies. To get even more coconut in, reviewer joelleinge replaces the butter in this recipe with coconut oil.

Photo by It's A New Day

8. Nanaimo Bars III

If you haven't tried a coconut crusted Nanaimo bar, then you really need to change that. They're a bit of work to make, but totally worth it.

Photo by katy

6. Chewy Coconut Cookies

"OH MY GOOOOOOODNESS!!!! If you're a coconut lover you've gotta try this recipe!" -- Mrs. Jessica

Photo by Dianne

7. Seven Layer Magic Cookie Bars

If you're looking for a coconut cookie that's got that "wow" factor, then this is the one to make.

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