You are here

Orange Pecan Cookies: Cookie Jar

The.Cookie.Jar's picture
If you love the flavor of orange, you'll love these zesty & delicious cookies!
Ingredients
Main ingredients:
  Our 2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs)
  Baking soda 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Packed brown sugar 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Eggs 2
  Vanilla 1 Teaspoon
  Zest of orange 1
  Sour cream 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Pecans 1 Cup (16 tbs), finely chopped
Frosting:
  Softened butter 2 Tablespoon
  Zest of orange 2
  Orange juice 4 Tablespoon
  Powdered sugar 3 Cup (48 tbs)
Directions

GETTING READY:
1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
2. Sift flour, baking soda, and salt and set aside.
3. In a mixer or in a large bowl with a spatula 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 and add pecans.

MAKING:
4. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto parchment lined cookie sheet. Bake for 12 minutes.

Meanwhile make frosting:
5. In a bowl combine 2 tablespoons butter, zest of 2 oranges, orange juice and powdered sugar, mixing well until of spreading consistency.
6. Remove cookies from oven. While still warm, place 1/4 teaspoon frosting on each cookie.
7. As frosting melts. Use spoon to frost the tops of the cookies.

SERVING:
8. Serve with your favorite beverages and enjoy!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cookie
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Pecan
Preparation Time: 
30 Minutes
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
Ready In: 
60 Minutes
Cookies lovers flavor loaded treat !!!! Watch this video to prepare a crunchy cookies with pecans and a zest of orange. Very easy to prepare and extremely delicious, these cookies are topped with a fluffy frosting. They are a must in your cookie jar during the holiday season. Serve them with a cup of piping hot coffee and get the zesty taste to make your taste bud tickle.

Rate It

Your rating: None
4.5
Average: 4.5 (2 votes)

Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 6533 Calories from Fat 2315

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 268 g411.9%

Saturated Fat 111.3 g556.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 849 mg283%

Sodium 2780.7 mg115.9%

Total Carbohydrates 995 g331.7%

Dietary Fiber 27.4 g109.6%

Sugars 712 g

Protein 64 g129%

Vitamin A 116.4% Vitamin C 191.8%

Calcium 86.4% Iron 128.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

0 Comments

Orange Pecan Cookies: Cookie Jar Recipe Video