Orange Chocolate Cookies

Orange Chocolate Cookies
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The classic combination of chocolate and orange shines through in this simple and elegant cookie.
50 min
Prep Time
3:00
Total Time
72 cookies

Ingredients

Cookie

1 cup
Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
1 cup
sugar
1
large Land O Lakes® Egg (yolk only)
2 teaspoons
freshly grated orange zest
2 cups
all-purpose flour
1/2 cup
orange marmalade*

Glaze

3 (1-ounce) squares
bittersweet baking chocolate**, chopped
1 1/2 teaspoons
Land O Lakes® Butter
 
*Substitute raspberry jam.
**Substitute 1 cup bittersweet chocolate chips.

Directions

  1. Combine 1 cup butter and sugar in bowl; beat at medium speed until creamy. Add egg yolk and orange zest; continue beating until well mixed. Add flour; beat at low speed until well mixed.
  2. Divide dough in half. Shape each half into ball; flatten slightly. Wrap each in plastic food wrap; refrigerate at least 30 minutes until firm.
  3. Heat oven to 375°F.
  4. Roll out dough on lightly floured surface, one-half at a time (keeping remaining dough refrigerated), to 1/4-inch thickness. Cut with 1 1/2-inch round cookie cutter. Place onto ungreased cookie sheets. Make indentation in each cookie with back of teaspoon; fill each indentation with 1/4 teaspoon orange marmalade.
  5. Bake 7-9 minutes or until edges are golden brown. Place waxed paper onto flat surface; top with cooling rack. Cool 1 minute on cookie sheets; remove to cooling rack. Cool completely.
  6. Melt chocolate in 1-quart heavy saucepan; add butter, whisking constantly, until desired consistency. Drizzle each cookie with glaze; let stand until glaze is firm.

Recipe Tips

Nutrition Facts (1 cookie)

Calories
60
Cholesterol
10mg
Carbohydrates
8g
Protein
1g
Fat
3g
Sodium
25mg
Dietary Fiber
0g

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