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Orange Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Suzanne Scharf
Added: Saturday, August 14, 2010

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 1/2 cup sugar
3/4 cup butter/margarine
1/4 cup shortening/Crisco
2 eggs
4 cup flour
1 cup sour cream
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 teaspoon baking soda
Juice & grated rind of 2 oranges

Frosting
1 Tablespoon butter/margarine
2 cups powdered sugar
Juice & grated rind of 1 orange

Directions:
Directions:
Mix together all cookie ingredients like a cake. Drop teaspoon of batter onto greased cookie sheet. Bake at 350 for 8-10 minutes or until edges get slightly brown. Frost cookies while they're cooling.

Frosting
Melt butter, sift powdered sugar into butter & juice. Add more juice to get to desired consistency.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
Makes 7 dozen
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This cookie was one of Mom's Christmas standards.

 

 

 

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