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Smartie Cookies
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Smartie Cookies

Prep Time14 mins
Cook Time12 mins
Total Time26 mins
Servings: 24
Author: Lauren


  • 125 g of butter - soft
  • 1 teaspoon of vanilla essence
  • 1 cup of brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 cups of plain flour - sifted
  • 1 teaspoon of baking powder
  • 1 cup of desiccated coconut
  • 1 Family Size pack of smarties


  • Preheat oven to 190 degrees and line two baking trays with paper.
  • In the bowl of an electric mixer add the softened butter, vanilla essence and baron sugar and mix until creamy. ?Beat in the eggs one at a time.
  • Remove the bowl from the mixing stand and sift the flour and baking powder over the mixture. Add the coconut and stir to combine.
  • Use a tablespoon to scoop up balls of the mixture before flattening slightly once on the tray. Repeat until you have used all of the mixture.
  • Arrange the smarties on top of the slightly flattened biscuits to decorate before placing in the oven to to bake for 10 - 12 minutes or until the biscuits have turned light brown. ?Let the biscuits cool on the baking trays for 5 minutes before carefully transferring to a wire rack to cool completely.