Coconut and cinnamon cookies with Vanilla ''submarine''

Category: Sweets

Cokies cookies cookies everywhere

Preparation time 40 minutes
Gives 12 biscuits

Ingredients
100g unsalted butter ,at room temperature
50g caster sugar
150g self raising flour
1 tsp cinnamon, powder
3 tbsp desiccated coconut

For decoration
2 tbsp coconut flakes, toasted
3 tbsp vanilla ‘’submarine’’

Preparation method
1.Preheat the oven to 180 C.
2. Rub the butter into the flour and the coconut, by hand or in a food processor, until the mixture looks like fine breadcrumbs. Stir in the the sugar and the cinnamon powder. Wrap the dough with a cleaning film and leave it to rest in the fridge for 20 minutes.
3. Knead briefly on a work surface lightly dusted with flour until smooth and cut into 4cm /2in biscuits. Carefully lift them onto a lightly buttered baking sheet, then knead together and re-roll the trimmings to make more biscuits. You should make about 12 biscuits in total.Bake for 15 minutes until golden brown and then let a wire rack to cool. Decorate the cookies with a little bit of vanilla and coconut flakes.