Chocolate Cookies


58 calories per cookie

1 cup all-purpose flour, un-sifted   2 Tbs. FASWEET
1/2 tsp. baking soda   1 tsp. vanilla
1/2 tsp. salt   2 sq. unsweetened chocolate, melted
1/3 cup shortening   1 cup quick-cooking oatmeal
2 eggs    1 cup unsweetened coconut
 6 Tbs. water    

Place flour, soda, salt and shortening in mixing bowl.  In separate bowl, beat eggs; add water, FASWEET and vanilla.  Add liquid mixture to flour mixture and beat until smooth.  Add chocolate and mix well.  Use a large spoon and stir in oatmeal and coconut.  Drop by heaping teaspoonfuls onto an un-greased baking sheet.  Bake at 3500 for 12 to 15 minutes.  Remove from pan and place on cooling rack immediately.  Makes 3 dozen.