Ranger Cookies
 
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The oatmeal and cereal add a nice crunch, while the coconut adds a wonderful sweetness.
Recipe type: Dessert | Drop Cookies | Cereal Cookies | Coconut
Ingredients
Dough:
  • ½ cup unsalted butter, room temperature
  • ½ cup granulated sugar
  • ½ cup firmly packed light brown sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup old-fashioned oats
  • 1 cup Wheaties cereal or another similar cereal
  • ½ cup shredded or flaked sweetened coconut
Instructions
Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Baking sheets may be ungreased, lined with parchment paper, or lined with a non-stick baking mat.
Dough:
  1. In a large bowl, combine butter, granulated sugar, and brown sugar; use an electric mixer or wooden spoon and beat together until mixture is smooth. Add egg and vanilla; beat until thoroughly mixed. Add flour, baking soda, and salt; stir until well mixed. Add oats, cereal and coconut; stir until mixed.
  2. Bake: Drop dough by rounded teaspoonfuls 2 inches apart onto baking sheets. Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until edges are very lightly browned. Remove cookies from baking sheets with a metal spatula and place on a wire cooling rack to cool.
Recipe Notes
Pan: Two Large Baking Sheets Pan Prep: Ungreased or Parchment Lined Oven Temp: 375o Yield: 4 Dozen Storage: Airtight Container, Room Temperature

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