Ingredients

How to make it

  • Cream together butter and sugar in mixing bowl.
  • Add eggs 1 at a time, stirring well after each addition.
  • Add buttermilk and vanilla, and beat to combine.
  • Slowly add flour and salt and stir to combine.
  • At this point, to make both flavors of cookie, remove half of the dough and set aside in a bowl.
  • To remaining dough in mixing bowl, add lime juice and a couple of drops of food coloring, and mix at low speed to combine well.
  • To dough that has been set aside, add the lemon juice and yellow food coloring, and also stir gently til well combined.
  • Chill dough for 1-2 hours.
  • Roll dough into 1 inch balls then roll those in coconut, generously covering all sides.
  • Bake on lightly greased baking sheet, or a baking stone, for 12-15 minutes, until edges and coconut are lightly browning.
  • Cool on baking sheet/stone for about 5 minutes, then remove to wire rack.

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  • chefmal 4 years ago
    Ooh! I love the sound of this. I have a BBQ to go to saturday. If I have time in between work, I'll have to try these. Thanks!
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  • mrjwjohnson 4 years ago
    Coconut and lemon/lime they do sound like a great summertime cookie...thanx keni
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  • bigcookiedude 4 years ago
    Yum! These sound great! I LOVE coconut!
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    " It was excellent "
    joyride ate it and said...
    Coconut AND buttermilk? Whoa, it's a keeper. Great summer cookie and a wonderful addition to a cookie platter. TGhank you!
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  • kittens 4 years ago
    Sounds nummy, making cookies this weekend and I am going to add these to the cookie tray. A wonderful change from the same old, same old.
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    " It was excellent "
    superfoodman ate it and said...
    Very good!
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  • 99blazer 4 years ago
    We would love these, thanks
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    " It was excellent "
    peetabear ate it and said...
    coconut and lemon...two of my favorite things..five forks
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    " It was excellent "
    jlv1023 ate it and said...
    love these type of cookies,

    Thanks for the post
    Janet
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