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Rocky Mountain Cookies

This is a lovely little family recipe,hope you like these Rocky Mountain Cookies.  This is a simple enough recipe, but the tricky part is not cooking it too long. So here it goes:

Is Coconut Nutritious?

Coconut is highly nutritious and rich in fibre, vitamins C, E, B1, B3, B5 and B6 and minerals.

Do Coconuts Cause Allergies?

Although it is extremely rare, some people may experience allergies to coconuts.

The symptoms include skin reactions such as rash, hives or eczema.

How Long Will Cookies Keep?

Properly stored, cookies will keep for 2-3 weeks at room temperature.

Rocky Mountain Cookies

Rocky Mountain Cookies

Rocky Mountain Cookies

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Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes
Servings: 24


Recipe by: Tam

  • 2 boxes Cake mix Devil's Food
  • 3/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 cup baking chips semi-sweet chocolate
  • 1/2 cup coconut
  • 3/4 cup nuts if you are into that sort of thing
  • powdered sugar


  • Preheat oven to 350°.
  • Mix all ingredients, except powdered sugar.
  • Roll into balls, keeping them as uniform as possible.
  • Roll in the powdered sugar and place on a greased cookie sheet.
  • The baking time will differ, and you will need to watch the first batch. You want to take them out as soon as you see large cracks form on the tops of the cookies. They might not look done, but they will cook a little longer, plus this will keep your cookies chewy and delicious. So when the cracks are there take cookies out and immediately place on a rack to cool.
  • Store in an airtight container.


These are great warm, but I prefer to wait until they cool, but hey sometimes you just can't resist.
Nutrition Facts
Rocky Mountain Cookies
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 156 Calories from Fat 126
% Daily Value*
Fat 14g22%
Saturated Fat 10g63%
Cholesterol 27mg9%
Sodium 18mg1%
Potassium 43mg1%
Carbohydrates 7g2%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 6g7%
Protein 2g4%
Vitamin A 40IU1%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Calcium 22mg2%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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Cade and Carrian have three children and love to spend time together whether it’s vacationing or snuggled up on the couch for a good movie.

And this family especially loves to eat.

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  • Yummers. Are you going to bring me some?

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  • These sound great! I love using a cake mix for cookies

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