Coconut Tea Cookies

Serves: 6
Total Calories: 817


3 1/4 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 cups sugar
1 cup lard
1 cup butter real
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 cup coconut shredded
powdered sugar


Preheat oven to 350° F. In a small bowl mix flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt set aside.

In a large mixer bowl at high speed beat sugar, lard, butter and vanilla until light and fluffy. At low speed beat in dry ingredients. Stir in coconut. The mixture will be very rich, almost crumbly. Form into 1/2 -inch balls. Place on ungreased baking sheets. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes or until golden. Cool cookies on wire racks for 5 minutes.

Dust with powdered sugar.

Nutritional Facts:

Serves: 6
Total Calories: 817
Calories from Fat: 327

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