Chocolate and Orange Marmalade Cookies

Total Time
27mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 12 mins

A soft biscuit which freezes well.

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 180C/350F/gas mark 4.
  2. Line two baking sheets with baking paper.
  3. Cream the butter and sugar together until light and fluffy.
  4. Add the orange zest.
  5. Melt 140 g of the chocolate. Do not allow it to overheat. (over boiling water or CAREFULLY in the microwave oven.).
  6. Add the melted chocolate to the creamed butter and sugar. Stir in the marmalade and the remaining chopped chocolate.
  7. Fold in the flour and mix.
  8. Divide into balls, arrange 5cm apart on baking sheet. Press lightly into flattish rounds.
  9. Bake for 10 - 12 minutes or until dry and smooth to touch. Cool on a wire rack.
Most Helpful

Once I got past measuring everything in grams, this recipe was easy to make. I used semi-sweet chocolate and I probably should have used regular sweet chocolate. I also added 2 teaspoons of frozen orange juice concentrate, based on the past reviewer's note. You can taste the chocolate and the orange flavors. These were good cookies. I will be making them again.

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If I had one day left to live, I'd bake these and eat these with a glass of cold milk. VERY soft and melt-in-your-mouth, even though there wasn't much marmalade flavour. I might increase that next time - and there will DEFINITELY be a next time!!!! Thanks for the most delicious cookie recipe I've ever made!!!!