Coconut Butter Cookies
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This recipe makes about 2 dozen cookies.
  • 1 Butter Recipe Yellow Cake Mix
  • 1/2 cup of butter, melted
  • 1 large egg, beaten
  • 1 tablespoon brandy (or butter/vanilla extract)
  • 3/4 cup coconut
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Melt butter in a large microwave safe bowl for 30 seconds, or until completely melted.
  3. Stir in the package of cake mix with a large spoon.
  4. Add in a beaten egg and brandy (or extract).
  5. Mix very well.
  6. Use a medium cookie scoop (or make medium size balls of dough by hand) and roll between your palms to form even shaped balls.
  7. Roll into the coconut in a separate bowl.
  8. Shape once more between your palms with the coconut on the ball of dough.
  9. Place on a baking sheet about 1" and a half from each other.
  10. Bake for 8 to 10 minutes.
  11. Leave on already hot baking sheet for 3 to 5 minutes before taking off to cool.
Recipe by Gloria Phillips (
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