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                           Swedish Coconut Balls
 
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 Serving Size  : 96   Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Cookies
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    1      cup           butter
    1      cup           shortening
    2      cups          sugar
    1      teaspoon      vanilla extract
    2      teaspoons     baking ammonia -- ammonium carbonate
    1      pinch         salt
    2      cups          coconut -- flaked
    4      cups          flour
 
 Cream butter, shortening, sugar, vanilla.  Sift flour with baker’s ammonia and 
 salt.  Stir in flour mixture and coconut.
 
 Preheat oven to 325°F.	Shape dough into balls the size of a walnut.  Place 2 1/
 2 apart on ungreased cookie sheet.  Bake in 325°F oven for 15 minutes.  Don't o
 pen the oven door while cookies are baking.
 
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 NOTES : I got this recipe from my cousin Jeannette.  I have no idea where she g
 ot it.  She has acutally made it, but I've never found the baking ammonia.