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Orange Drop Cookies (Granny Snider) Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Starr Tattersall
Added: Saturday, March 21, 2009

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 1/2 C brown sugar
1 C shortening
2 eggs, beaten
1 C buttermilk
3/4 t soda
1/2 t baking powder
1/2 t salt
grated rind of one orange
3 1/2 C plain flour

Directions:
Directions:
Put all in mixing bowl and stir real good. If not stiff enough add some more flour. Drop off by teaspoon onto greased cookie sheet. Bake at 350 for 10-15 minutes - don't have to get real brown. Frost with icing made out of juice from orange and powdered sugar - to glaze consistency. Rub icing on cooled cookies with finger.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
I have fond memories of standing on a stool in Granny Snider's kitchen making these cookies. This recipe is transcribed from recipe Granny gave me.

 

 

 

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