Quick Coconut Macaroons Recipe
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Quick Coconut Macaroons Recipe

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These are truly the best macaroon cookies I've ever tasted. The short list of ingredients makes them especially appealing to busy cooks. —Nancy Tafoya, Ft. Collins, Colorado
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES:9 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES: 9 servings


  • 2-1/2 cups flaked coconut
  • 1/3 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 2/3 cup sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Nutritional Facts

2 each: 220 calories, 11g fat (9g saturated fat), 8mg cholesterol, 129mg sodium, 28g carbohydrate (21g sugars, 1g fiber), 3g protein


  1. In a large bowl, combine the coconut, flour and salt. Add milk and vanilla; mix well (batter will be stiff).
  2. Drop by tablespoonfuls 1 in. apart onto a greased baking sheet. Bake at 350° for 15-20 minutes or until golden brown. Remove to wire racks. Yield: 1-1/2 dozen.
Originally published as Coconut Macaroons in Country Woman March/April 1995, p37

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Reviewed Apr. 17, 2016

"This has a better texture for me than most of the other recipes I have tried!!! The only change I made was to dip the bottoms in dark chocolate that I melted with a bit of coconut oil to smooth it out!!! My new favorite!!!"

Reviewed Dec. 28, 2015

"Nice and easy, and delicious! Will try dipping these in melted chocolate next time!"

Reviewed Aug. 23, 2015

"Soooo easy and delicious!!!"

Reviewed Dec. 14, 2013

"these quick and easy. Like to bake on parchment paper, easy to remove and easy clean up. These get a thumbs up and do again. Jean, Kulpmont, PA"

Reviewed Dec. 22, 2011

"Awesome! Made these last year too. Big hit. This year I am putting a Hershey Kiss on each one when they come out of the oven... kinda like a mounds bar only with milk chocolate.... Easy Peasy to make!"

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