Orange Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Total Time
23mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 8 mins

Time does not include 1 hour chilling time.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine the flour, baking soda, and salt and set aside.
  2. In a separate mixing bowl, cream the sugars, shortening, butter, vanilla, and orange juice.
  3. Beat in the eggs one at a time.
  4. Add the flour mixture 1/2 cup at a time, mixing well after each addition.
  5. Stir in the chocolate chips, nuts and grated orange peel.
  6. Chill at least 1 hour.
  7. Preheat the oven to 350°F.
  8. Drop the dough by teaspoonfuls onto a lightly buttered cookie sheet.
  9. Bake for 8-10 minutes.
  10. Remove to a wire rack to cool.
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I made these cookies for the second time recently, and made a few changes. I used about 2 3/4 cups flour, just 1 cup of brown sugar, and for the eggs (I didn't have any) I used 1/2 cup oil. I used an eletric mixer, which made the texture quite delicate and almost shortbread-y! My mom said they were the best cookies she's ever had :D They turned out soft and chewy and had a nice round shape! next time I'll take photos. thanks for the great recipe!