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Chewy Maple Cookies

Total Time: 30 Minutes

Servings - 3 Dozen

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup shortening

  • 1 cup packed brown sugar

  • 1 large egg

  • 1/2 cup maple syrup

  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 

  • 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour

  • 2 teaspoons baking powder

  • 1/2 teaspoon salt

  • 1 cup sweetened shredded coconut

Directions

  • In a bowl, cream shortening and brown sugar until fluffy. Beat in the egg, syrup and vanilla until well mixed. Combine flour, baking powder and salt; add to the creamed mixture. Stir in coconut.

  • Drop by tablespoonfuls 2 in. apart onto greased baking sheets. Bake at 375° for 12-15 minutes or until lightly browned.

 

Nutrition Facts

2 each: 186 calories, 8 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 12 mg cholesterol, 133 mg sodium, 28 g carbohydrate (20g sugars, 1g fiber), 2g protein.

Recipe From Taste of Home.  Originally as Chewy Maple Cookies in Taste of Home February/March 1998