Mountain Cookies

Mountain Cookies
  • 1 cup butter
  • 1 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 (3 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans
  • 1/2 cup flaked coconut
  • 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 2 tablespoons butter


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C).
  2. To Make Dough: In a mixing bowl, cream 1 cup butter, 1 cup confectioner's sugar and 2 teaspoons vanilla. Combine 2 cups flour and 1/2 teaspoon salt. Gradually add to the creamed mixture and mix well.
  3. Shape into 1 inch balls; place 2 inches apart on ungreased baking sheets. Make a deep indentation in the center of each cookie.
  4. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes or until the edges just start to brown. Remove to wire racks to cool completely.
  5. To Make Filling: Beat cream cheese, 1 cup confectioner's sugar, 2 tablespoons flour, and 1 teaspoon vanilla in a mixing bowl. Add pecans and coconut; mix well.
  6. Spoon 1/2 teaspoon of the filling into each cookie.
  7. To Make Topping: Heat chocolate chips, 2 tablespoons butter or margarine and water in a small saucepan until melted. Stir in 1/2 cup confectioner's sugar. Drizzle over cookies.

04/18/2018
Mountain Cookies, recipe PT15M PT1H 5 455 calories

Comment on this content
Juicy Honey Fried Chicken
Juicy Honey Fried Chicken
Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Line a baking..
87
Avocado Toast
Avocado Toast
Preheat oven to 300 degrees F (150 degrees C).Place bread on..
910
Spiced Tomato Soup
Spiced Tomato Soup
Heat olive oil in a saucepan over medium heat. Cook and stir..
286
Cream Cheese Fruit Dip
Cream Cheese Fruit Dip
Beat cream cheese in a stand mixer until whipped; add brown ..
349
Big Ray's Kielbasa Cabbage Skillet for a Crowd
Big Ray's Kielbasa Cabbage Skillet for a Crowd
Place potatoes in a microwave-safe bowl; cook in microwave u..
101
Low-Cal Chicken
Low-Cal Chicken
Preheat oven to 425 degrees F (220 degrees C).Place chicken ..
221
no more salty easter ham
no more salty easter ham
Trim any visible fat from the surface of the ham and place c..
611
Easy Pumpkin Pie Dip
Easy Pumpkin Pie Dip
Beat sugar and cream cheese together in a bowl using an elec..
98
Tomato Orzo Soup with Kale
Tomato Orzo Soup with Kale
Bring beef stock to a boil in a stockpot; add orzo and cook ..
56
Mountain Trout
Mountain Trout
Preheat grill for medium heat and lightly oil the grate.Comb..
280
Smoky Mountain Chicken
Smoky Mountain Chicken
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).Place chicken ..
77
Lebanese Mountain Bread
Lebanese Mountain Bread
Place 1/2 cup flour, yeast, and sugar in a mixing bowl. Pour..
442
Rocky Mountain Stew
Rocky Mountain Stew
In a large pot over medium heat, cook sirloin in oil until q..
214
Mountain Man Stew
Mountain Man Stew
In a large, deep skillet over medium heat, cook bell pepper,..
118
Mountain Apple Cobbler
Mountain Apple Cobbler
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease a 9x13..
701
Snow on the Mountain Green Beans
Snow on the Mountain Green Beans
Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add gre..
487