Coconut Almond Biscuits

Coconut Almond Biscuits


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These are delicious melt in your mouth coconut biscuits with a delicate hint of almond flavouring. Easy to make, too.

M Ann

Serves: 48 

  • 250g butter
  • 250g margarine
  • 2 cups (400g) white sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 tablespoon boiling water
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons almond essence
  • 3 cups (375g) sifted plain flour
  • 1 cup (75g) desiccated coconut

Preparation:20min  ›  Cook:10min  ›  Ready in:30min 

  1. Preheat oven to 180 degrees C.
  2. In a large bowl, cream together margarine and butter. Gradually add sugar and almond essence. Mix on high speed for 10 minutes.
  3. In a small bowl, dissolve the baking powder with the boiling water, adding the water a little at a time. Add this to the butter mixture.
  4. Stir in the flour and coconut. Mix well.
  5. Drop biscuits from a teaspoon onto a well greased baking tray. Bake biscuits in preheated oven for 9 to 11 minutes. Biscuits should be set but not brown. Let biscuits cool on the baking tray for a few minutes before removing.

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