This recipe is delicious and crispy. Candied fruit, nuts, and sweetened condensed milk. Truly good for Christmas, etc.

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Ingredients

50
Original recipe yields 50 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Lightly grease a baking sheet.

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  • In a medium bowl combine coconut, crushed coconut cookies, candied fruit, dates and pecans. Mix well.

  • To the sweetened condensed milk add the coconut extract and the food coloring; stir well to mix. Pour into coconut mixture; stir well.

  • Drop by heaping tablespoonfuls onto prepared baking sheet.

  • Bake in preheated oven for 12 minutes. Allow cookies to cool on baking sheet for 5 minutes before removing to waxed paper to cool completely.

Nutrition Facts

104.9 calories; protein 1.3g 3% DV; carbohydrates 11.9g 4% DV; fat 6.3g 10% DV; cholesterol 3.4mg 1% DV; sodium 21.8mg 1% DV. Full Nutrition

Reviews (3)

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Rating: 4 stars
12/09/2003
Very good quite sweet and the kids love it. It looks beautiful on the cookie tray. Next time I would add more nuts just because thats what I prefer. Read More
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4 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 2
  • 4 star values: 2
  • 3 star values: 0
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Rating: 5 stars
12/04/2003
This is a great recipe for healthy eating! Children may not like the nuts. You may try a substitute for nuts or simply leave them out. Adults will enjoy it all!!! Worth making!! Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
12/09/2003
Very good quite sweet and the kids love it. It looks beautiful on the cookie tray. Next time I would add more nuts just because thats what I prefer. Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
03/04/2006
These are hurt-your-teeth sweet and verrrrry sticky but my husband absolutely loved them and almost ate a tray in one sitting! I had to really keep an eye on these in the oven so they wouldn't burn but overall was satisfied with the results. Read More
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