Isn't it fabulous when you bite into a delicious cookie and discover an unexpected flavor? If you love this sensation as much as I do, whip up this batch of flavorful cookies. Bits of buttery toffee, shredded coconut, and crunchy almonds transform regular cookie dough into a wonderful cookie masterpiece. A glass of cold milk is a must have accessory to this award winning recipe. Take a peek at it when you
1 cup (2 sticks) butter
1 cup light brown sugar
1 cup white sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 cups all-purpose flour
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon baking soda
1 (10-ounce) bag toffee candy bits
1 cup oatmeal
1 cup sweetened flake coconut
1 cup chopped whole, skinned almonds
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
- Cream together the butter, sugar and vanilla. Beat the eggs slightly; then add to the butter mixture and mix well. Sift flour, salt and baking soda; then add slowly to the moist ingredients and mix thoroughly. Mix in the toffee bits, oatmeal, coconut and nuts.
- Drop dough by the teaspoonful onto an ungreased baking sheet and bake for 15 minutes.
Makes 45 cookies.