Pink Cloud Cookies Recipe
1 1/2 cups flour
3/4 cup butter
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup water
2 cups sugar
2 envelopes Knox unflavored gelatin
1/2 cup cold water
1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla
1/2 cup chopped nuts
3 drops red food coloring
1/2 – 3/4 cup coconut
Pink Cloud Cookies Preparation:
Preheat oven to 275°F.
Mix the flour, softened butter and first amount of sugar in a large bowl.
Press into the bottom of a 9 x 13 inch cake pan, bake in preheated oven for 25 minutes. Remove from oven and place on wire rack to cool.
In a sauce pan mix the second amount of sugar with 1/2 cup water, boil for 2 minutes, pour into large mixing bowl.
In a separate bowl Dissolve the Knox gelatin into 1/2 cup cold water.
After it is completely dissolved add to the syrup mixture and beat with electric mixer for 12 minutes.
Add vanilla, food coloring and nuts, stir well.
Pour over the baked crust and sprinkle coconut over top.
Cool completely before cutting into bars.
Pink Cloud Cookies recipe makes 24 cookies.