Orange Pecan Butter Cookies

READY IN: 42mins
Recipe by lauralie41

I really enjoy orange flavored cookies than add pecans and chocolate, so good! This recipe was found on Recipe4Living's website and submitted by lonewolf.

Top Review by Annacia

Delicious cookies! I too opted not to use the chocolate and really could not have been happier with the marvelous cookies. I used Splenda in place of the sugar and still got beautifully textured hat are being much enjoyed. Thank you Lori. :D

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In a medium bowl cream together the butter and sugar. Add both orange and vanilla extracts, mix well. Mix in the egg and stir well.
  3. In another medium bowl mix together well the flour and baking powder. Gradually add flour mixture to the wet ingredients. Stir in the chopped pecans and mix well to combine.
  4. On a ungreased cookie sheet drop rounded teaspoonfuls of cookie dough. Bake for approximately 10-12 minutes or until golden brown. Cool cookies for 10-12 minutes or until cool enough to handle.
  5. In a microwavable bowl add the semisweet chocolate morsels. Microwave for 1 minute, stirring chocolate halfway through.
  6. Dip only the tops of cookies in the melted chocolate and let set on a cookie sheet covered with wax paper.

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