Ingredients

How to make it

  • (Optional) To make handling easier you can dip the bottoms of the cookies in melted chocolate first and let them sit to thoroughly dry.
  • Place each shortbread cookie in cup of a greased muffin tin.
  • In 2-quart saucepan over medium-low heat, combine butter, sugar and corn syrup.
  • Heat to a full boil, stirring constantly with a wooden spoon.
  • Boil 3 minutes, stirring constantly.
  • Slowly pour in sweetened condensed milk, stirring constantly.
  • Continue cooking over low heat until candy thermometer reaches 200-210 degrees.
  • Remove from heat.
  • Stir in vanilla.
  • Beat until creamy.
  • Immediately stir in toasted coconut and mix well.
  • Spoon mixture by teaspoonfuls over shortbread cookies.
  • Cool completely.
  • Remove cooled cookies from muffin tin onto waxed paper.
  • Melt chocolate chips and drizzle thinly in stripes over cookies and let chocolate harden at room temperature.
  • Store in airtight container

Reviews & Comments 9

Add a Link?

Post a link to another recipe or group by pasting the url into the box where you want it to show up. We'll do the rest.

Post Message or cancel
    " It was excellent "
    chefmal ate it and said...
    Om nom nom nom! I will make these again and again.
    Was this review helpful? Yes Flag
  • maggiehc 6 years ago
    I haven't hada samoa in years but they were my favorite. These sound awesome!
    Was this review helpful? Yes Flag
  • rebeccalea 7 years ago
    WOW! I can't wait to make these! Probably cheaper than buying a case of them to put in my freezer! LOL! Thank you soooooo much!
    Was this review helpful? Yes Flag
  • scrumptious 7 years ago
    Yep, also my favorite GS treats. I haven't had them in years. But it's nice to know that if a craving hit me hard I wouldn't have to wait to track down a girl scout taking orders, but could take things into my own hands!
    Was this review helpful? Yes Flag
  • pinkpasta 7 years ago
    These and the Thin Mint Cookies are my fav's!
    I'm so glad you posted this...thanks!
    Was this review helpful? Yes Flag
  • dixiejet 7 years ago
    These are my favorite GS cookies too !!! Thanks for the post !!!
    Was this review helpful? Yes Flag
  • chasingtwilight 7 years ago
    Sorry, there you go!
    Was this review helpful? Yes Flag
  • angelgal 7 years ago
    These are my favorite GS cookies!! Don't keep me in suspense...could I please have the directions?? ;)
    Was this review helpful? Yes Flag
  • chasingtwilight 7 years ago
    =)

    Me too, these are my favorite cookies ever, just about.
    Was this review helpful? Yes Flag
  • marriage 7 years ago
    I love the girl scott cookies, I will be trying this soon.
    Was this review helpful? Yes Flag

Maybe List
Hang onto this recipe

while I look at others.

Holding 0 recipes