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Frosted Orange Cookies

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  Pound cake mix 8 Ounce (Fructose-Sweetened)
  Orange juice concentrate 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Frosting mix 3 3⁄5 Ounce (Fructose-Sweetened)
  Margarine 1 Teaspoon
  Orange rind 3 Teaspoon, finely grated

Combine cake mix and 1/3 c. (90 mL) of the orange juice concentrate in a medium-size bowl.
Stir to blend completely. (Mix will seem sticky.) Drop on a cool, greased cookie sheet.
Bake at 375°F (190°C) for 12 to 15 minutes or until golden brown.
Move to cooling rack.
Meanwhile, combine the frosting mix and remaining 1/3 c. (90 mL) of orange juice concentrate in a saucepan.
Stir to blend: then place saucepan over medium heat and continue stirring until mixture is very thick and paste-like.
Remove from heat, and stir in the margarine.
Cool completely before frosting cookies.
Frost cookies; then sprinkle a small amount of finely grated orange rind on the top of each one.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1571 Calories from Fat 239

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 27 g41.3%

Saturated Fat 14.7 g73.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 37.3 mg12.4%

Sodium 1754.2 mg73.1%

Total Carbohydrates 333 g110.9%

Dietary Fiber 6.6 g26.3%

Sugars 226.7 g

Protein 16 g32%

Vitamin A 14.8% Vitamin C 34%

Calcium 28.4% Iron 15.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Frosted Orange Cookies Recipe