Don’t you just love looking at handwritten recipes? Someone took the time to write out this recipe for Coconut Pecan Dream cookies, and maybe never ever made them.
Coconut Pecan Dreams
- 2 1/4 cup flour sifted
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 cup oleo very softened
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 egg
- 3 cups coconut
- 1 egg yolk
- 1 tablespoon milk
- Whole pecans
Sift flour, salt, and soda together.
Cream oleo and sugar.
Add egg, add 2 1/2 cups coconut.
Add dry ingredients.
Knead dough in bowl until mixture holds together.
Separate into 6 portions and form in rolls. Roll in remaining coconut. Wrap in wax paper and chill several hours.
Slice 1/2 inch thick.
Brush top of each slice with egg yolk beaten combined wtih milk. Press a pecan on top.
Bake at 325 for 20 to 25 minutes.