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Polka-Dot Macaroons Recipe

Polka-Dot Macaroons Recipe

Macaroons studded with M&M's are easy to mix up in a hurry. That's good, because believe me, they never last long. —Janice Lass, Dorr, MI
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. Bake: 10 min./batch + cooling YIELD:56 servings


  • 5 cups flaked coconut
  • 1 can (14 ounces) sweetened condensed milk
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1-1/2 cups M&M's minis


  • 1. Preheat oven to 350°. In a large bowl, mix coconut, milk and flour until blended; stir in M&M's.
  • 2. Drop mixture by rounded tablespoonfuls 2 in. apart onto greased baking sheets. Bake 8-10 minutes or until edges are lightly browned. Remove from pans to wire racks to cool.
    Freeze option: Freeze cookies, layered between waxed paper, in freezer containers. To use, thaw before serving. Yield: about 4-1/2 dozen.

Nutritional Facts

1 cookie: 99 calories, 5g fat (4g saturated fat), 3mg cholesterol, 31mg sodium, 13g carbohydrate (10g sugars, 1g fiber), 1g protein .

Reviews for Polka-Dot Macaroons

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maryw1003 241687
Reviewed Jan. 13, 2016

"Made these for a Christmas party - a big hit. Made again today for a potluck...again a bit husband loves them since he likes coconut. Easy recipe, I left them in 15 minutes for a browner cookie. In my family recipe book."

ryanmckenna 239341
Reviewed Dec. 13, 2015

"These are the easiest cookies and are fantastic! If you love coconut and m&ms, then you'll love these. I did use the mini holiday m&ms. So cute. Used a cookie scoop snd parchment. Will be on my yearly Christmas cookie list"

bunny99 221126
Reviewed Feb. 22, 2015

"Great little cookies!"

mammaw61 96522
Reviewed Dec. 18, 2013

"This is my first time making this recipe. I'll see what my family thinks but personally I like them"

LeahsMommy 129972
Reviewed Jul. 16, 2012

"This is one of my favorite recipes to make. It's so simple! Couldn't find the baking bits but regular M&Ms work just fine. I love making them for the holidays and being able to use the holidays M&Ms"

ragsfood 152870
Reviewed May. 7, 2011

"This is a favorite and don't last long in my house or when taken to other homes."

sam52687 129971
Reviewed Feb. 9, 2011

"Made these around the holidays for a work party, I used regular M&Ms..they were easy to make&very yummy!!!"

egirllexus 167482
Reviewed Sep. 13, 2010

"haven't tried the recipe but I intend to for halloween but as to the mini baking bits look in the candy isle of your grocery they always have mini m and m s"

ragsfood 68827
Reviewed Dec. 20, 2009

"I can't believe how many times I have made these. The problem is trying to find the baking bits on grocer's shelfs."

msdosty1941 154807
Reviewed Mar. 31, 2009

"I love coconut especially in cookies. This recipe will be very easy to make & even I can enjoy eating them! My hubby will love them too!


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