Oatmeal Chocolate Coconut Chewy Recipe
- 1 cup butter, softened
- 1 ¼ cups packed brown sugar
- ½ cup white sugar
- 2 eggs
- 2 tablespoons milk
- 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
- 1 ¾ cups all-purpose flour
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- ½ teaspoon salt (optional)
- 3 cups rolled oats
- 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips
- 1 cup chopped walnuts (optional)
- 1 cup shredded coconut
step 1: Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
step 2: In a large bowl, cream together the butter, brown sugar and white sugar until smooth. Beat in the eggs one at a time, then stir in the milk and vanilla. Combine the flour, baking soda and salt; stir into the sugar mixture until well blended. Stir in the oats, chocolate chips. walnuts and coconut until evenly distributed. Drop by rounded tablespoons onto ungreased cookie sheet.
step 3: Bake 10 to 12 minutes in the preheated oven for a chewy cookie or 14 minutes for a firmer cookie.
step 4: Cool for 1 minute on the cookie sheet and then remove to wire rack. Cool completely and then store in tightly sealed container.