Orange Slice Cookie Mix
Approx. 1 Quart / 1.1 Litre Wide mouthed Jar
Recipe ingredients as shown below
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3/4 cup white sugar
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1 1/2 cups orange slice candies -- quartered (10 ounce package)
Mix together flour, baking powder and baking soda. Set aside. Layer ingredients in
order given in a quart sized "wide mouth" canning jar. Press each layer firmly in
place. Add the orange candies last. It will be a tight fit
Orange Slice Cookies
Remove orange slice candy from jar. Set aside. Empty remaining cookie mix into
large mixing bowl. Use your hands to thoroughly blend mix.
ADD: 1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened at room temperature.
DO NOT USE DIET MARGARINE.
Add 1 egg slightly beaten and 1 teaspoon vanilla. Mix until completely blended. You
may need to finish mixing with your hands. Mix in orange slice candy. Shape into
large sized balls. Place 2 inches apart on sprayed baking sheets. Bake at 375
degrees F (190 degrees C) for 12 to 14 minutes until edges are lightly browned.
Cool 5 minutes on baking sheet. Remove cookies to racks to finish cooling. Makes 2
1/2 dozen cookies.
By Shellie Wilson. Shellie is the chief creative editor for Craftbits.