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                             Almond Joy Cookies
 
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 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Cookies
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    2      Squares       unsweetened
                         Chocolate
    1      Can           Sweetened -- condensed milk
    3      Cup           Sweetened -- flaked coconut
    1      Teaspoon      Vanilla extract
    1      Pinch         Salt
                         Almonds for garnish
 
 Heat in a double boiler, 1 can sweetened condensed milk and 2 squares of
unsweetened chocolate, until chocolate is melted.  Stir until mixture is smooth. 
Pour over a bowl containing 3 cup of sweetened, flaked coconut. Add 1 tsp of
vanilla extract and a 
 pinch of salt. Mix well until coconut is completed coated. Drop on a cookie sheet
which is line with parchment paper, by tspfuls.  Press a whole almond into the
top. 
 
 Bake at 350 degrees F. for 10 to 12 minutes.  Check at 8 minutes, as bottoms of
cookies brown quickly.	Remove from oven, cool, remove from pan. 
 
 Source:  Perry Lowell, FidoNet Gourmet Echo Original Post Date: 08 Feb 92 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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