Orange Lunch Box Cookies Recipe - Allrecipes.com

Orange Lunch Box Cookies

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"A jazzed up sugar cookie from the Maine Woods."

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Original recipe makes 1 1/2 dozen Change Servings
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Directions

  1. Cream margarine or butter, add brown sugar gradually. Add unbeaten egg, grated orange rind and vanilla. Beat well.
  2. Add flour sifted with baking powder and salt. Mix well. Chill dough until firm.
  3. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  4. Mix granulated sugar and nuts. Roll dough into small balls the size of walnuts. Flatten on greased cookie tin and sprinkle with sugar and nut mixture. Bake for 10 minutes. Cool on racks. Store in tightly covered jar or tin.
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Aug 02, 2005

Crispy, light, extremely delicious cookies!..

 
Oct 13, 2004

These are delicious!

 

3 Ratings

Jan 07, 2008

Variation: used lemon vest instead of orange. Formed into "logs", after cool dipped bottom in white chocolate and 1/2 bath in milk chocolate disks. Chopped walnuts very fine in food processor and folded into dough. Great flavor, will definitely try again with orange zest. Great cookie!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 607 kcal
  • 30%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 78.5 g
  • 25%
  • Cholesterol
  • 96 mg
  • 32%
  • Fat
  • 30.6 g
  • 47%
  • Fiber
  • 1.9 g
  • 8%
  • Protein
  • 7.1 g
  • 14%
  • Sodium
  • 624 mg
  • 25%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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