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Orange Nut Cookies

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Ingredients
For orange cookie mix
  Sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Firmly packed brown sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Shortening 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  All-purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Baking powder 1 Teaspoon
  Baking soda 1 Teaspoon
  Ground cinnamon 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Quick cooking oats 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Corn flakes 2 Cup (32 tbs)
For the cookie
  Orange cookie mix 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Egg 1 , slightly beaten
  Grated orange rind 3 Teaspoon
  Orange juice 1 1⁄3 Tablespoon (1 Tablespoon Plus 1 Teaspoon)
  Walnuts 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), chopped
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat oven to 375° F.

MAKING
2. To make the Orange Cookie Mix : In a large bowl, add sugar; cut in shortening with a pastry blender until mixture resembles coarse meal.
3. In a different bowl, add flour, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, salt, oats and cornflakes. Mix well.
4. Mix into sugar mixture. Cover and store in refrigerator till use.
5. To make the Cookies: In a bowl, combine Orange Cookie Mix, egg, orange rind, orange juice and walnuts.
6. Using your hands, shape dough into 1-inch balls.
7. Keep them about 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheets.
8. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes.

SERVING
9. Serve right away or store in an airtight container.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cookie
Occasion: 
Christmas
Ingredient: 
Orange
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
35 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
50 Minutes

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