Gourmet Elegant Orange Cookies

Glazed Orange Cookie Recipe
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  • 3/4 cup shortening

  • 1 1/2 cups brown sugar

  • 2 eggs

  • 1/4 tsp. salt

  • 1 1/2 Tbsp. grated orange zest

  • 1/2 cup milk

  • 1 tsp. baking powder

  • 3/4 cup chopped walnuts

  • 1 tsp. vanilla

Glaze

  • 1 cup sugar

  • 1/3 cup orange juice

  • 1 1/2 tsp. orange zest

Cream together shortening and brown sugar. Add the eggs and remaining cookie ingredients mixing well. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls onto lightly greased cookie sheet. Bake at 375° for 10 minutes (be sure not to over bake). Remove from oven. Mix together glaze ingredients and drizzle over warm cookies.

These are great for putting together a congratulations cookie arrangement for someone who just loves oranges!

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