Vickys Coconut Cherry Cookies, GF DF EF SF NF.

You can have Vickys Coconut Cherry Cookies, GF DF EF SF NF using 9 ingredients and 9 steps. Here is how you achieve it.

Ingredients of Vickys Coconut Cherry Cookies, GF DF EF SF NF

  1. Prepare 80 grams (1/3 cup) of butter/sunflower spread.
  2. It’s 125 grams (4.5 oz) of caster (superfine) sugar.
  3. It’s 80 grams (2.5 oz) of dessicated coconut.
  4. You need 70 grams (1/2 cup) of + 1 tbsp) cornstarch.
  5. You need 20 grams of (2 level tbsp) potato starch, not flour.
  6. It’s 50 grams (1/3 cup) of brown rice flour.
  7. Prepare 20 grams of (4 level tbsp) sorghum flour.
  8. Prepare 1 1/2 tsp of vanilla extract.
  9. It’s 8 of glacé cherries, halved.

Vickys Coconut Cherry Cookies, GF DF EF SF NF step by step

  1. Preheat the oven to gas 4 / 180C / 350°F and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. Cream the butter and sugar together.
  3. Set aside 3 heaped tablespoons of the shredded coconut and add the rest to the butter/sugar mixture.
  4. Add the flours, starches and vanilla and mix to a soft dough.
  5. Halve the dough and keep halving each piece until you have 16 pieces. Halve the first big piece, then halve each of those pieces so you have 4 bits, then halve those so you have 8 pieces, then halve all those once more.
  6. Roll each into a ball then roll in the coconut you set aside earlier.
  7. Place the balls onto the baking sheet. Flatten with the palm of your hand and place a cherry half in the centre of each.
  8. Bake for 16 – 18 minutes. Let cool on the sheet a minute before transferring to a wire rack to cool completely.
  9. Will keep for 2 or 3 days in an airtight container or wrap and freeze for a month. Heat through in a warm oven to freshen up after defrosting.