Swedish Dream Cookies Recipe

Swedish Dream Cookies Recipe
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If you thought cookies could be baked only by professional bakers, you were mistaken. The Swedish Dream Cookies are easy to make and equally yummy as a sweet snack. The perfect gift to give to your perfect family on any festive season.
Swedish Dream Cookies Recipe
Difficulty Average
Recipe Type Veg.
Serves 48
Calories Per Serving 140
  • 1 cup Butter
  • 1 cup Shortening
  • 2 cups White Sugar
  • 1 tsp Bakers' Ammonia (Ammonium Bicarbonate)
  • 1 tbsp Boiling Water
  • 1½ tsp Almond Extract
  • 3 cups All-purpose Flour (sifted)
  • 1 cup Coconut (flaked)
How to make Swedish Dream Cookies:
  • Preheat oven to 350°F (175°C).
  • Cream shortening and butter in a large bowl.
  • Add white sugar and almond extract. Using an electric mixer, mix on high speed, for about 10 minutes.
  • Take another small bowl and combine bakers' ammonia with boiling water, adding a little at a time.
  • Add the creamed butter into this mixture and stir well.
  • Add in the sifted flour and flaked coconut. Mix well.
  • Grease a cookie sheet.
  • Spoon out the batter onto the sheet.
  • Bake the cookies for 9 to 11 minutes, till they are set. They should not be brown.
  • Remove and cool the cookies on the sheet for a few minutes.
  • Serve warm.