Orange Thumbprint Cookies

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by VeggieHippie

An adaptation of thumbprints with orange flavroing and orange marmalade. Delicious and beautiful gifts for the holidays.

Top Review by Ameliahead

Yum! These are so good! I am not a huge cookie person, but I could eat about 10 of these in one sitting. I think I will try them again with another flavoring sometime; maybe raspberry?

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. cream butter and shortening.
  2. slowly add powdered sugar while creaming (occasoinally scrape down bowl with spatula).
  3. add flavoring.
  4. stir in flour & cornstarch (dogh will be very thick).
  5. refridgerate over night.
  6. preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  7. take pieces of dough and roll them into balls about 1/2-3/4" in size. place 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheet.
  8. make a small indentation in cookies with back of wooden spoon (prettier looking than using your thumbs).
  9. fill depressions with orangel marmalade.
  10. bake on middle rack for 10-15 minutes or until beginning to look slightly golden on bottoms.
  11. remove from cookie sheet to cool on racks.

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