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Orange Chocolate Chewies

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Chocolate orange chewies are orange flavored chocolate chip desserts or snacks that can be served anytime. Baked with orange peels and juice, the orange chocolate chewies are flavorful with the taste of chocolate chips in them. these are cheerful and really uplifting!
  Flour 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Margarine/Butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Powdered sugar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (castor sugar)
  Eggs 2
  Granulated sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Grated orange peel 2 Teaspoon
  Squeezed orange juice 2 Tablespoon
  Chocolate candy bar/1 cup chocolate chips 1

Preheat oven to 350° F.
Mix flour, margarine and powdered sugar.
Press into ungreased 8x8x2 inch or 9x9x2 inch pan, building up a lip all around.
Bake 20 minutes.
Beat the remaining ingredients until light and fluffy, around 3 minutes.
Remove pan from the oven and place chocolate or chocolate chips in pan.
Chocolate will melt, spread it evenly.
Pour beaten mixture on top and bake for approximately 25 minutes or when no indentation remains when touched lightly.
Check after 20 minutes of baking.
Don't overdo or chocolate will taste bitter.
Lemon or tangerine squares: Follow the same recipe as for the orange chocolate chewies, omitting the chocolate and substituting lemons or tangerines.
Baking time will probably be the full 25 minutes.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2435 Calories from Fat 956

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 108 g165.9%

Saturated Fat 24.4 g121.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 423 mg141%

Sodium 662.4 mg27.6%

Total Carbohydrates 350 g116.8%

Dietary Fiber 6 g24.1%

Sugars 248.1 g

Protein 27 g54.4%

Vitamin A 89.4% Vitamin C 47.8%

Calcium 10.3% Iron 47.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Orange Chocolate Chewies Recipe