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Laura Bush's Cowboy Cookies Recipe

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Darlene Meskimen


3 cups all purpose flour
1 T. baking powder
1 T. baking soda
1T cinnamon
1 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cups of butter at room temperature
1 1/2 cups sugar
1 1/2 cups of brown sugar
3 large eggs
1 T vanilla
3 cups semi sweet chocolate chips
3 cups old fashioned rolled oats
2 cups flake coconut
2 cups chopped pecans

Preheat oven to 350 Mix flour, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon and salt in bowl. In 8 quart bowl, beat butter on medium, speed until smootha and creamy, 1 minute. Gradually beat in sugars, beat to combine, 2 minutes. Add eggs, one at a time beating after each. Beat in vanilla. Stir in flour mixture until just combined. Add chips, oats, coconut and pecans. For each cookie, drop 1/4 cup dough onto ungreased cookie sheet spacing 3 inches apart. Bake 17-19 minutes.Remove and put on rack.




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