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    Chocolate Banana Coconut Cookies

    I’m a coconut lover, plain and simple. Real, fake, sweet, savory, it doesn’t matter, bring it on! Born in the heat of Florida, tropical flavors are hard for me to resist. When I came across the chocolate banana pecan cookies in Ottolenghi’s latest volume, Sweet, I knew the perfect tweak to make them my own. Chocolate banana coconut cookies! Don’t get me wrong, this Southern girl loves pecans, but melty chocolate and chewy coconut punctuated by sweet banana sounds like a tropical dream. I can’t wait to try these again with flavored chocolate like lime and ginger, for that extra umph. These chocolate banana coconut cookies come together easily. However, plan in…