"It's difficult to think anything but pleasant thoughts while eating a homegrown tomato."--Lewis Grizzard

Orange Carrot Cookies Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


This recipe for Orange Carrot Cookies, by , is from Our Family Cookbook Favorites, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Grandma Jackson
Added: Saturday, December 27, 2008


1 cup shortening
3/4 cup sugar
1 cup cooked mashed carrots
1 egg unbeaten
1 tsp vanilla
2 cups sifted flour
2 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp salt

cream shortening and sugar until fluffy, add carrots, egg and vanilla, mix well, sift together dry ingredients, add to carrot mixture, mix well, drop batter teaspoonfuls on greased cookie sheet.
Bake @ 350 about 20 minutes----cool and ice

Golden Glair Frosting
combine juice of one orange
grated rind of one orange
2 tbsp butter
2 cups powdered sugar
mix well and spread over cookies




Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!


Bookmark and Share




Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!