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Cranberry Orange Cookies
Prep Time
15 mins
Cook Time
13 mins
Resting Time
1 hr
Total Time
28 mins
 

Delicious Orange Cranberry Cookies

Course: christmas, cookies, cranberry, orange
Cuisine: desserts
Ingredients
Ingredients
  • 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 227 g unsalted butter RT
  • 1 cup granulated sugar I reduced to 3/4 cups
  • 1/2 cup light brown sugar
  • orange zest from 1 orange
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoons orange juice
  • 1 1/2 cups fresh cranberries cut into small pieces
Instructions
Steps
  1. Whisk together the flour, baking soda and salt and set aside.
  2. Cream butter on medium-high speed for 2-3 minutes.
  3. Combine sugars and orange zest and mix until incorporated.
  4. Add the sugar mixture to the butter and beat for an additional 2-3 minutes till light and fluffy
  5. Beat in the egg, vanilla and orange juice and mix until combined.
  6. Add the dry ingredients mixing well after each addition.
  7. Fold in cranberries
  8. Cover and refrigerate batter for at least 1 hour.
  9. Preheat the oven to 375°F.
  10. Drop dough onto lined cookie sheets
  11. Bake for 12 to 14 minutes. Allow cookies to cool for 3 mins before removing from cookie sheets.