Toasted Coconut Dark Chocolate Cookies

Toasted Coconut Dark Chocolate Cookies
Looking for a new cookie recipe to try? This is my new favorite! Full of toasted coconut and dark chocolate chunks, it’s delicious!

The hardest part about this recipe is toasting the coconut, and not burning it. But I’ll give you a helpful hint, don’t get distracted! Keep your eye on it for the 3 minutes its in the oven. Easy, right?

Toasted Coconut Dark Chocolate Cookies

Toasted Coconut Dark Chocolate Cookies

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 10 minutes

Yield: 30


  • 1 cup flaked sweetened coconut
  • 1 cup all purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 4 tablespoons butter, at room temperature
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 large egg
  • 3/4 cup chopped semi-sweet or bittersweet chocolate


  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and arrange coconut in a single layer on the pan.
  3. Bake for 3-4 minutes or until coconut is lightly toasted, stirring once.
  4. Set coconut aside to cool.
  5. Line another baking sheet with parchment paper or a silpat and set aside.
  6. Whisk together the flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt in a medium bowl, and set aside.
  7. In a large bowl, combine the brown sugar and butter. Beat at medium speed until creamy and smooth.
  8. Beat in vanilla extract and egg.
  9. Slowly add flour mixture, and mix just until combined.
  10. Stir in toasted coconut and chocolate chunks.
  11. Form dough balls about 1 tbsp large and place 2 inches apart onto prepared baking sheet.
  12. Bake at 350° for 10 minutes or until bottoms of cookies just begin to brown. Remove from pan, and cool completely on wire racks.

Recipe adapted from Two Peas and Their Pod

Toasted Coconut Dark Chocolate Cookies’s so temping to eat the batter!

These may just be my favorite dessert I’ve shared so far. So, this recipe is definitely, definitely a must try!

Toasted Coconut Dark Chocolate Cookies
A few weeks ago Ryan and I celebrated our first anniversary!

And (the best part!) we ran into some cows right off the highway. I was a little overly excited because I had never been that close to a cow before!


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  1. These sound amazing! Only 4 T. of butter? I’m in! Pinned :-)

  2. These look delicious! I love anything coconut :)
    New follower from Sundae Scoop!

  3. Hi there! I am co-hosting this week on the Raising Imperfetion Sunday Link Party. Thanks for sharing your creations with us! I hope you found inspiration in all of the terrific posts.

    I host a (Not SO) Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop and a TGIF Link Party at my place — A Peek Into My Paradise… I would love for you to link up and follow if you like what you see. =) I follow back – I love making new friends!

    I can’t wait to see what you link up next week!

    Hugs, Cathy

  4. These look delicious, Beth! And great pics, too! I’d love for you to come share these at Marvelous Mondays when you get a chance. Have a wonderful week! :)

    Julie @ This Gal Cooks

  5. My father in law would be all over these! He loves dark chocolate. AND Happy Anniversary!

    Thank you for linking to Raising Imperfection.
    Please come back Friday to see if you were featured. :)

    (¸¤ Lanaya | xoxo

  6. Happy Anniversary! These cookies look amazing. Pinning!
    Sherri @

  7. Amazing recipe! I’m now craving these =) Thank you for sharing! I found your blog post through the Give Me The Goods Party! Have a great week!

    -Sofia @ http://www.SomethingOnEverything

  8. Oh wow. These look so delicious!!!

    Thank you for linking up to Raising Imperfection!
    Make sure to check back on Friday to see if you were featured.

  9. These look divine! Thank you for sharing!! Rhondda

  10. Can’t wait to try these out! Love both, the coconut and dark chocolate! Thanks for sharing the recipe

  11. These look amazing! I would love for you to link them up at my TGIF Link Party:

  12. Beth, your cookies look amazing!! Wish I had one right now to eat! Thanks for linking up to The Weekly Creative! XP

  13. This looks yummy! Pinning!

    I found you on the TGIF link party. Have a good one!


  14. Coconut and Chocolate…MY FAVORITE COMBO!!!! Can’t wait to try!

  15. Beth, these cookies sound sooo awesome! I actually pinned them the other day :) Thanks so much for linking up to All My Bloggy Friends! have a great weekend!

  16. yum….thank you for the recipe!

  17. These cookies look fantastic and I bet they’re delicious too! Thanks for sharing on Foodie Friends Friday!

  18. They look absolutely fantastic and with only 4 tablespoons of butter I’m am definitely making these!
    Thank you so much for sharing this at Wednesday Extravaganza – can’t wait to see what you share next week :)

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  20. Happy Anniversary! Those cookies look amazing and yes, I’d eat the batter! Thank you so much for sharing at Give Me The Goods Monday!
    Jamie @ Better With Age

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  22. These look yummy! Thanks for linking them at Diana Rambles Pin Me Party!

  23. I’m pretty sure I’m going to the kitchen to make these .n.o.w. ! They look amazing!

  24. These look delicious! Thank you for sharing on Family Fun Friday at Happy and Blessed Home! I tweeted your post and placed it on Facebook. Blessings!

  25. Yum! I love coconut. I’m pinning it.

  26. Hi Beth!
    Happy Anniversary! I’m stopping by (way late!!) from All My Bloggy Friends link party. These cookies look so yummy and I pinned them! I’m now following you all over the place :)
    Happy Monday!

  27. Oooooh boy! These look amazing. Love coconut. I know some people who don’t like coconut. Maybe this recipe will change their mind.

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  29. These are horribly dry. I think the worst cookie ever.  Very sad because I love coconut and dark chocolate : (

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