Iced Orange Cookies Recipe

  • prep: 15 min
  • cook: 10 min
  • total: 25 min
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  • Summary

    I usually make these bite-size cookies at Christmastime, when oranges in Florida are plentiful. Every time I sniff their wonderful aroma, I remember my grandmother, who shared the recipe. —Lori DiPietro, New Port Richey, Florida

    Ingredients

    • 1/2 cup shortening
    • 1 cup sugar
    • 2 large eggs
    • 1/2 cup orange juice
    • 1 tablespoon grated orange peel
    • 2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
    • 1-1/2 teaspoons baking powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • ICING:
    • 2 cups confectioners' sugar
    • 1/4 cup orange juice
    • 2 tablespoons butter, melted
    • Orange paste food coloring, optional

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 66
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 61 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 2 g 3.14%
    • Saturated Fat: 1 g 3.17%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 6 mg 2.08%
    • Sodium: 36 mg 1.48%
    • Calcium: 3 mg 0.32%
    • Potassium: 6 mg 0.16%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 1.22%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 11 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0.55%
    • Sugar: 7 g
    • Protein: 1 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0.53%
    • Vitamin C 0.21%
    • Vitamin D 0.61%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat0
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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