Don't miss another issue…      Subscribe

Cranberry Orange Cookies

 
Cranberry Orange Cookies
745

It is one of the best cookies I've ever baked, all my families enjoy them so much! This will certainly be a family favourite!

Yield

38

servings

Prep

16

min

Cook

20

min

Ready

36

min

Low Cholesterol, Trans-fat Free, Low Sodium
 

Ingredients

1 cup butter
softened
1 cup sugar
white
½ cup brown sugar
packed
*
1 large eggs
1 teaspoon orange zest
grated
2 tablespoons orange juice
2 ½ cups all-purpose flour
½ teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon salt
2 cups cranberries
chopped
½ cup walnuts
chopped, optional
½ teaspoon orange zest
grated
3 tablespoons orange juice
1 ½ cups powdered sugar
as needed

Directions

Preheat the oven to 375℉ (190℃) F (190 degrees C). In a large bowl, cream together the butter, white sugar and brown sugar until smooth. Beat in the egg until well blended. Mix in 1 teaspoon orange zest and 2 tablespoons orange juice.

Combine the flour, baking soda and salt; stir into the orange mixture.

Mix in cranberries and if using, walnuts, until evenly distributed.

Drop dough by rounded tablespoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheets.

Cookies should be spaced at least 2 inches apart.

Bake for 12 to 14 minutes in the preheated oven, until the edges are golden.

Remove from cookie sheets to cool on wire racks.

In a small bowl, mix together ½ teaspoon orange zest, 3 tablespoons orange juice and confectioners' sugar until smooth.

Spread over the tops of cooled cookies.

Let stand until set.

 

* not incl. in nutrient facts

Reviews

+1

about 9 years

Made them for my wife, always she does housework at home, so this time tried to bake some cookies for her, she said they were the most delicious cookies that she had ever tasted, thanks!

Add review

 

 

Comments

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 35g (1.2 oz)
Amount per Serving
Calories 12743% of calories from fat
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat 6g 9%
Saturated Fat 3g 16%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 18mg 6%
Sodium 75mg 3%
Total Carbohydrate 6g 6%
Dietary Fiber 1g 2%
Sugars g
Protein 3g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 3%
Calcium 1% Iron 3%
* based on a 2,000 calorie diet How is this calculated?

 

Add Photo

Up to 1MB in size, .jpg format

 

Live Feed