Orange Drop Cookies

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READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by spatchcock

A health(ier) orange cookie. (I don't know if cookies can really be healthy. But these aren't as sinful as most....hee hee)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat the oven to 350f.
  2. Line baking sheet with parchment paper.
  3. In a medium bowl, combine the flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.
  4. In a large bowl, with an electric mixer on medium speed, beat the butter, cream cheese, egg, sugar, orange peel, and orange extract for 3 minutes or until light.
  5. The mixture will appear curdled.
  6. Beat in the flour mixture, a little at a time until well blended.
  7. Drop the batter by teaspoonful about 2" apart onto the prepared baking sheets.
  8. Bake 10 minutes or until the edges are golden.
  9. Remove, with the paper to a rack.
  10. Let cool for 10 minutes, and peel off the paper.

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