Mom's Island Treasures

Mom's Island Treasures

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"Soft and chewy. Made with milk chocolate chips, coconut, and pecans. They are a favorite at church and at home."
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30 m servings 214 cals
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Original recipe yields 24 servings



  • Calories:
  • 214 kcal
  • 11%
  • Fat:
  • 13.5 g
  • 21%
  • Carbs:
  • 22.7g
  • 7%
  • Protein:
  • 2.2 g
  • 4%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 28 mg
  • 9%
  • Sodium:
  • 159 mg
  • 6%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.


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  1. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Sift together the flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt; set aside.
  2. In a large bowl, cream together the butter, brown sugar and white sugar. Beat in the egg then stir in the vanilla. Gradually mix in the dry ingredients. Mix in the chocolate chips, coconut and pecans. Roll dough into 1 inch balls and place the cookies 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets.
  3. Bake for 8 to 10 minutes in the preheated oven. Allow cookies to cool on baking sheet for 2 minutes before removing to a wire rack to cool completely.


  1. 243 Ratings

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HELPFUL TIPS AFTER TRYING SEVERAL TIMES: What a unique twist and pleasant change to a traditional chocolate chip cookie (which Best Big, Fat, Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookie is the best). This is d...

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Too much butter!! My cookies ended up spreading too much and being very thin and greasy. Better to reduce the amount of butter to 3/4 C. This essentially is a chocolate chip cookie with the ad...

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HELPFUL TIPS AFTER TRYING SEVERAL TIMES: What a unique twist and pleasant change to a traditional chocolate chip cookie (which Best Big, Fat, Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookie is the best). This is d...

These cookies are great!!! I measured the butter out in a cup and it works out to be, 3/4 cup plus 2tbsps. Hope this helps.

After one bite of these cookies I thought ewww, too sweet, too gooey. I hate to review these and be the voice of dissent to all the rave reviews--I'll wait till hubs gets home and see what HE th...

These cookies were amazing. I made these about a week or so again. I used a little less butter, 1.5 cups of the coconut, pecans, and chocolate chips, and I used glazed pecans instead of regula...

Warning: ADDICTIVE! These are awesome cookies, I just ate 3 in a row! Only thing I did differently was to use semi-sweet chips since that is all I had on hand. I'd like to make them again using ...

I was kind of hesitant to make this recipe because there were not alot of reviews on it. I'm glad I decided to make because they were sooo good. I was undecided on what kind of chips I wanted t...

This is sooooo yummy! I used semi-sweet choc. chips as others have done. Also, I had to call my mom-in-law for her defenition on 7/8 cup?? For those of you who don't know (like me)... it's 14 Ta...

Used 1 1/2 sticks of butter (3/4 cup) - turned out amazing. Best cookies I have ever made. I also made the cookies a few other times using chopped macadamia nuts (1/2 cup)- really yummy substit...

I followed the directions as is except I did not have any nuts. These turned out wonderfully. I used a small scoop to drop the cookies onto a baking stone. They kept there shape and were delici...

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