Total Time
Prep 25 mins
Cook 8 mins

You can use half of the orange juice can to make the cookie and the other half to make the orange flavored frosting. Simple and fresh tasting.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In large mixing bowl beat butter and shortening on medium to high for 30 seconds.
  2. Add powdered sugar and soda and beat until combined.
  3. Beat in egg, juice concentrate, and vanilla until combined.
  4. Mix in flour until combined. (Stir by hand if necessary.).
  5. Drop by rounded teaspoon 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheet.
  6. Bake at 375 degrees for 8 minutes or until edges are lightly browned.
  7. Cool on cookie sheets for 1 minute.
  8. Transfer to wire rack and cool completely.
  9. Combine all frosting ingredients in mixing bowl and beat until smooth.
  10. Adjust powdered sugar amount until proper spreading consistency.
  11. Spread frosting on COMPLETELY cooled cookies.


Most Helpful

This recipe is from "The Better Homes and Gardens Complete Book of Baking". It is one of my favorites. They are very soft and yummy! I love the frosting on them. Try these!

Engrossed November 17, 2006

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