Orange Glazed Orange Cookies
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Recipe type: Dessert
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Serves: 5 doz
 
Ingredients
  • 1 cup oil
  • 1½ cups sugar
  • ¼ cup orange juice
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • zest of one orange, minus 1 teaspoon for the glaze
  • 1 egg
  • 3 cups flour
Glaze:
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon orange zest (reserved from cookies)
  • 4 teaspoons orange juice
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper and set aside.
  2. In the bowl of an electric mixer, beat the oil and sugar until combined.
  3. Add the orange juice, baking powder, vanilla, orange zest and egg. Beat until creamy.
  4. Add the flour and beat until combined.
  5. Scoop the dough onto the prepared cookie sheets using a small cookie scoop.
  6. Bake at 350 for 9 minutes. Set aside to cool completely before glazing.
Make the glaze:
  1. Combine all ingredients in a bowl and stir until combined. Drizzle glaze over cooled cookies.
Recipe by Overtime Cook at http://overtimecook.com/2015/01/13/orange-glazed-orange-cookies/