Glazed Orange Drop Cookies Recipe

Glazed Orange Drop Cookies

This easy drop cookie recipe is flavored with orange.

40 min.prep time 1:40total time
42 cookies
353 Ratings

Ingredients

Cookie

3/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/2 cup Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
1/2 cup sour cream
1/4 cup orange juice
1 teaspoon freshly grated orange zest
1/2 teaspoon vanilla
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda

Glaze

1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
2 to 3 tablespoons orange juice
14 orange-flavored fruit slices, cut into thirds, if desired

Directions

Heat oven to 350°F.

Combine brown sugar and butter in bowl. Beat at medium speed until creamy. Add sour cream, 1/4 cup orange juice, egg, orange zest and vanilla; continue beating until well mixed. Add flour, baking powder and baking soda; beat at low speed until well mixed.

Drop dough by rounded teaspoonfuls, 2 inches apart, onto parchment-lined cookie sheets. Bake 11-12 minutes or until set. Cool completely.

Stir together powdered sugar and enough orange juice in bowl for desired glazing consistency. Glaze each cooled cookie; top with fruit slice, if desired.

Recipe Tip

Shop for candied orange slices at bulk candy counters.

Nutrition Facts (1 cookie)

Calories: 90

Fat: 3.5g

Cholesterol: 15mg

Sodium: 50mg

Carbohydrates: 14g

Dietary Fiber: 0g

Protein: 1g

Recipe #11499B©2000Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

Easy and so tasty. I added orange zest to the frosting as well for a more orange flavor. These will now to part of my Christmas cookie gifts.
A nice "cakey" cookie. Not an overpowering orange flavor. Unfrosted is excellent with coffee!
wonderful moist ju yummyst

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