Yield: 6 Servings
|1 cup||Grated coconut ( Substitute canned)|
|2 cups||Brown sugar|
|\N \N||Walnut halves|
1) Melt sugar in heavy pan over a slow fire.
2) Add coconut and cook until sugar begins to crystallize.
3) Remove from fire and pour into a buttered pan.
4) Cut into 1 inch squares and press a walnut half on top of each cookie.
Variations: Place ½ square of coconut candy or about 1 Teaspoon of crystallized sugar and coconut on one corner of a small WONTON wrapper ( See Recipe WONTON.TXT ) Fold over corner of wrapper, enclosing candy mixture. Pinch together two opposite free corners of wrapper, leaving one corner free.
Fry in deep hot oil until golden brown.