Coconut Crinkle Cookies on a plate.

Coconut Crinkle Cookies

Coconut Crinkle Cookies - easy one-bowl cookies with lots of coconut flavor thanks to the extract and shredded coconut!
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword cookies
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 14 minutes
Total Time 29 minutes
Servings 24 cookies
Calories 128 kcal
Author Anna


  • 1.75 cup all-purpose flour plus 3 Tablespoons
  • 1.5 teaspoon baking powder
  • 8 Tablespoons unsalted butter , softened
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs room temperature
  • 1/4 teaspoon coconut extract
  • 3/4 cup shredded coconut unsweetened
  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar
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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Line a baking sheet with a parchment paper or a silicone baking mat. Set aside.
  3. In a large mixing bowl of a stand mixer, cream together butter and sugar until light and fluffy.
  4. Add eggs, one at a time and mix well.
  5. Add coconut extract. Mix again.
  6. With mixer on low speed, mix in flour, baking powder and coconut only until just combined. The dough will be soft and sticky.
  7. Using a medium cookie scoop (1 and 1/2 tablespoon size), drop scoops of the dough onto the powdered sugar and roll the dough into balls.
  8. Place on baking sheet, leaving 2 inches of space between them.
  9. Bake for 12 to 14 minutes, or until puffed and tops are cracked.
  10. Cool on sheet for 2 minutes, then transfer onto a cooling rack.
Nutrition Facts
Coconut Crinkle Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 128 Calories from Fat 45
% Daily Value*
Fat 5g8%
Saturated Fat 3g19%
Cholesterol 23mg8%
Sodium 13mg1%
Potassium 49mg1%
Carbohydrates 19g6%
Sugar 12g13%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin A 135IU3%
Calcium 16mg2%
Iron 0.6mg3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.