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Cocadas ( Mexican Coconut Candy)

Cocadas are chewy, sweet coconut heavenly treats, traditional coconut candy, or confectionery found in many parts of Latin America. 

Cocadas (Mexican Coconut Candy)


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5 cups Shredded Coconut (14 oz package)
1/2 cup Sweetened Condensed Milk or (Dulce de Leche Condensed Milk)
Non-stick baking spray


Preheat oven to 350°
  • Stir together coconut and condensed milk in a large bowl until well combined.
  • Using 2 tablespoons, drop by heaping rounded spoonfuls onto parchment-lined cookie sheet about 1-inch apart 
  •  Watching closely, bake for 15 to 20 minutes until lightly golden brown. Remove from oven and cool on wire rack.

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