Almond Joy Cookies
Who needs the candy bar when you have these?
Prep Time12 mins
Cook Time12 mins
- 1 cup salted butter softened
- ¾ cup light brown sugar
- ¾ cup sugar
- 1-1/2 tsp coconut extract
- 2 large eggs
- 2 cup all-purpose flour
- 3/4 tsp. baking powder
- 1/2 tsp. baking soda
- 1/2 tsp. salt
- 1 cup almonds. chopped
- 2 cups sweetened flaked coconut
- 1 cup milk chocolate chips
Preheat oven to 350.
In the bowl of a stand mixer, cream butter and both sugars on speed 2 for 4 minutes.
Add eggs, one at a time, beating to incorporate each.
Add coconut extract, and mix.
Add baking powder, baking soda, salt, and flour, and mix until incorporated.
Add almonds, coconut, and milk chocolate chips, stirring until combined.
Place heaping teaspoonfuls of batter on baking sheet about 2 inches apart.
Bake for 10-12 minutes or until bottoms are golden.
Transfer to baking rack to cool completely.