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Mexican Coconut Hot Chocolate Cookies

Rated as 5 out of 5 Stars

"A double chocolate cookie inspired by the flavors of Mexico. Great for dipping in coffee or milk, leaves a warm taste on the tongue. Spice to taste; coconut is optional but makes for a great texture."
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40 m servings 131
Original recipe yields 48 servings (4 dozen cookies)


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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  2. Beat butter, white sugar, brown sugar, eggs, instant coffee, and vanilla extract together in a large bowl using an electric mixer until fluffy.
  3. Combine flour, cocoa powder, cinnamon, cayenne pepper, salt, baking powder, cream of tartar, and chili powder in a separate bowl. Stir flour mixture into the butter mixture slowly until blended. Fold in coconut and chocolate chips.
  4. Drop batter by teaspoonfuls onto ungreased baking sheets.
  5. Bake in the preheated oven until set, 10 to 12 minutes. Cool slightly on the baking sheet before transferring to a rack to cool completely, about 15 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 131 calories; 6.8 18.2 1.4 18 52 Full nutrition

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I was so excited to make these that I didn't even have all ingredients. I made without coconut and chocolate chips. I live the flavor and the chili spice surprise. Can't wait to make with chip...