Our retail shop will be closed January and February. Online or in store pickup options available!

Maple Syrup Cookies

In April, in her column in the Chronicle Herald, Cindy Day, a fan of pure Nova Scotia maple syrup, shared a series of maple-infused recipes that were submitted to her from all over Atlantic Canada. As proud partners, we provided a delicious gift box of goodies for her to gift away. In return we all get to enjoy these wonderful ideas - mapleicious ways to enjoy Acadian Maple, and of course maple from the many other maple harvesters here in Nova Scotia.

Here's one from Christine Morton


  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup real maple syrup (100% pure Nova Scotia Maple!)
  • 1/2 teas. vanilla
  • 1 1/2 cup all purpose flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 teas salt
  • 1 cup flaked coconut

Preheat oven to 375 degrees

Cream shortening and brown sugar until fluffy. Beat in egg, syrup and vanilla.

Mix well

Add flour, baking powder and salt and stir in mixture, add coconut.

Drop by spoonfuls 2 inches apart.

Baking time 10 - 12 minutes

These are delicious and kids will love them.

HHHMMMMM, these sound like a great Taste of Nova Scotia treat don't they?!?
If you make them, please do share pictures and tell us what you think of them.

Of course if you need maple syrup, we've got plenty here at Acadian Maple. Click on over to our Online Store, call in an order or drop by the shop on Peggy's Cove Road.

See more recipes collected and shared by Cindy Day

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Please Note: Our Retail Shop is closed for January & February. But our Online Store is certainly OPEN! You can still get your sweet fix of syrup, spirits, treats + more, right here! Enjoy browsing our tasty products & cozy apparel.

Online orders are fulfilled on Mondays & Fridays, during our Winter Season. Your order can be shipped to you, or available for pickup on select days.

For help or more info please email info@acadianmaple.com or call us at 902-826-2312.

Thank you! Your Acadian Maple Team

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