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Orange Pecan Refrigerator Cookies

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Ingredients
  Shortening 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Brown sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), firmly packed
  Sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Egg 1 , unbeaten
  Orange rind 1 Tablespoon, grated
  Orange juice 2 Tablespoon
  Flour 2 3⁄4 Cup (44 tbs), sifted
  Soda 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Chopped pecans 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees.

MAKING
2. Blend sugar and shortening to make it light and creamy.
3. Put egg, orange rind and orange juice in the mixture and stir well.
4. Sieve flour, soda and salt together and add the dry mixture to the creamed one.
5. Put pecans and mix.
6. Once dough is prepared, form rolls with diameter 2 inch.
7. Cover the rolls with waxed sheet and refrigerate them overnight or for few hours.
8. Once ready, make slices of ¼ inch.
9. Take a greased baking sheet, arrange slices on it and bake for 8- 10 minutes.

SERVING
10. Serve in a dish.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cookie
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Pecan
Interest: 
Everyday, Healthy
Servings: 
6

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 720 Calories from Fat 371

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 42 g65.2%

Saturated Fat 9.5 g47.4%

Trans Fat 4.5 g

Cholesterol 35.2 mg11.7%

Sodium 394.3 mg16.4%

Total Carbohydrates 80 g26.5%

Dietary Fiber 2.7 g10.9%

Sugars 34.3 g

Protein 8 g15.8%

Vitamin A 1.3% Vitamin C 10%

Calcium 2.5% Iron 17.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Orange Pecan Refrigerator Cookies Recipe