Chewy New England Maple Cookies
(From Yankee Grocery.com)
1-1/2 c. all-purpose flour
2 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 c. butter
1 c. brown sugar, packed
1/2 c. pure maple syrup
1/2 tsp vanilla extract
1 c. flaked coconut
Preheat oven to 375F. Lightly grease cookie sheets.
In medium bowl, combine flour, baking powder and salt; set aside.
In mixing bowl, cream butter and brown sugar until fluffy. Beat in egg, maple syrup and vanilla until well mixed. Stir in flour mixture until just mixed and then stir in coconut.
Drop mixture by tablespoonfuls 2″ apart onto prepared baking sheets. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes or until golden brown. Transfer to wire racks to cool. Store in airtight container.
Makes about 3 dozen