If you love the flavor of orange, you'll love these zesty & delicious cookies!
- Recipe -
2-1/2 cups ﬂour
1 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. salt
1/2 cup butter
1-1/2 cups ﬁrmly packed brown sugar
1 tsp. vanilla
Zest of 1 orange
1 cup sour cream
3/4 cup ﬁnely chopped pecans
2 tbsp. butter, softened
Zest of 2 oranges
4 tbsp. orange juice
3 cups powdered sugar
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
1. Sift ﬂour, baking soda, and salt and set aside.
2. Cream 1/2 cup butter and brown sugar. Then add eggs, vanilla, zest of 1 orange and sour cream.
3. Stir in dry ingredients, blending well. Add pecans.
Drop by teaspoonfuls onto parchment lined cookie sheet. Bake for 12 minutes.
Meanwhile make frosting:
Combine 2 tablespoons butter, zest of 2 oranges, orange juice and powdered sugar, mixing well until of spreading consistency. Remove cookies from oven.
While still warm, place 1/4 teaspoon frosting on each cookie. As frosting melts. use spoon to frost the tops of the cookies.
Makes 6 dozen cookies.