This Mango Cookie recipe with macadamia nuts are so tasty and simple to make. I might be biased, but I happen to think that this is the best mango cookies recipe out there!
Make the best Mango Cookie at home!
Yes, I said it - I think they are even better than thinaddictives mango coconut or the thin addictives cookies mango! I know that we all love the traditional chocolate chip cookies and oatmeal cookies. But sometimes we just want to mix things up with our cookie recipes!
Mangoes are one of the most beloved tropical fruits in the world, known for their sweet and fragrant taste.
But have you ever tried incorporating mangoes into your baking? Mango cookies are a delicious and unique way to enjoy this fruit all year long!
With their soft texture and fruity aroma, these mango cookies are perfect for satisfying your sweet tooth! They are also a great way to impress guests at a family dinner or party.
We see recipe ideas all over TikTok and Instagram for mango jam, ice cream made with mango puree! I have even seen recipes for mango oatmeal and mango oatmeal cookies on Pinterest.
This recipe for Mango Cookies was inspired by my Mango Pineapple Smoothie recipe that we shared a while back. PS - that Mango Pineapple smoothie is vegan! A lot of people love mango, right?
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Here are all of the ingredients that you will need to make our recipe for Mango Cookie
Firstly, about an hour before you are going to start making these dried mango cookies, soften your butter. You can do this by placing your butter on the kitchen counter.
We want the butter to be nice and soft when we start baking our cookies!
- dried mangoes - I love snacking on dried fruit! The best mango cookies recipes are made with high quality fruit. So make sure that you buy a good one!
- all purpose flour
- baking soda
- baking powder
- kosher salt
- butter, softened to room temperature
- dark brown sugar
- granulated sugar
- pure vanilla extract
- macadamia nuts, coarsely chopped
Please see the printable recipe card at the end of this post for the exact quantities of each ingredient and cooking time.
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Directions for How to make our Hawaiian mango cookie
Before you begin preparing your mango cookie dough, preheat your oven to 325 degrees Fahrenheit.
Then line a cookie sheet or baking sheet with parchment paper. Set it aside for when your mango cookie dough is ready!
Chop your mangoes into small, bite sized pieces.
Add your water and your diced dried mangoes to a saucepan. Heat your saucepan over medium heat for about 6 minutes. You are going to need to stir it frequently until the dried mangoes are soft.
Now, we are basically rehydrating the mangoes during this step! After they are softened, remove the saucepan from the stove and let it stand to cool.
Next, in a large mixing bowl, combine the all purpose flour, the teaspoon baking soda, baking powder and salt and mix them together well. Set the dry ingredients aside.
Next, in a separate mixing bowl, add your butter and sugars.
Beat together softened butter and granulated sugar and the dark brown sugar until the mixture is light and fluffy. This should take about 6 minutes.
Once they are combined, add in your eggs and the pure vanilla extract and beat them together well until they are completely combined.
Now you are going to add in dry ingredients flour mixture and beat it all together until they are just combined. Be extra careful not to overbeat your cookie dough.
Now you are going to gently fold in the mangoes and your chopped macadamia nuts.
Using a 2 tablespoon portion scoop, scoop your cookie dough onto a baking sheet. Make sure that they are spaced our about 2 inches apart, as they will spread during the cooking process.
Now we are going to bake for 10 to 14 minutes, or until the centers are set and the cookies are browned. Let your mango cookies stand for 2 minutes on the baking sheet before moving them to a cooling rack to finish cooling completely.
Top tip for making our Mango Cookie
Make sure that you chop the mango pieces and the macadamia nuts into small pieces, but do not allow any crumbs into the cookie dough.
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How to Store our Mango Cookie
You can store these mango cookies in an airtight container for up to 3 days. You can also make these cookies ahead of time and keep them in an airtight container in the fridge for up to a week. If you want to make these cookies ahead of time, you can freeze them for up to a month.
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These Mango Cookies with macadamia nuts are so tasty and simple to make.
- 1 cup 5 oz, dried mangoes cut into ½" pieces
- ¼ cup water
- 2-½ cups all purpose flour
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- ½ teaspoon salt
- 1 cup butter softerend
- ¾ cup dark brown sugar
- ½ cup white sugar
- 2 eggs
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 1 cup macadamia nuts coarsely chopped
Add water and mangoes to a saucepan. Heating over medium heat for about 6 minutes, stirring frequently until mangoes are soft. Remove from heat and let stand to cool.
Preheat oven to 325 and line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Set aside.
Combine flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt in a small bowl and mix well. Set aside.
Beat together butter and sugars until fluffy, about 6 minutes. Add eggs and vanilla and beat well until combined. Add in dry ingredients and beat just until combined. Fold in mangoes and nuts.
Using a 2 tablespoon portion scoop, scoop cookies onto a baking sheet, keeping them 2" apart. Bake for 10-14 minutes or until centers are set and cookies are browned. Let stand for 2 minutes on the baking sheet before moving to a cooling rack to cool completely.
Makes 30-32 cookies
In conclusion, our recipe for mango cookies with macadamia nuts are a unique and delicious treat that combines the tropical sweetness of mangoes with the rich crunchiness of macadamia nuts. These delicious cookies provide a perfect combination of flavors and textures that will delight your taste buds!
Whether you are looking for a snack to enjoy on the go or something to satisfy your sweet tooth, these cookies will be sure to hit the spot. So why not try making them yourself?
With a little bit of effort in the kitchen, you can create this mouth watering delicacy that everyone will be sure to love! Be sure to let us know if you try it and think this is one of the best mango cookies recipes too! I have a feeling that you are going to absolutely love them!
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