Tuesday, December 2, 2008
Cookie Tuesday/Orange Cookies
2/3 cup softened butter
1 cup sugar
2 1/4 cups flour
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 cup orange juice
Mix together dry ingredients, and set aside.
Cream together butter, sugar, and eggs.
Add dry mixture and orange juice alternately to butter mixture.
Bake on greased sheets, 10-12 minutes, at 350º F.
Makes five dozen cookies.
Cool a bit on the sheet, and then remove to cooling rack. When completely cool frost with orange frosting.
2 cups confectioners sugar
3 Tablespoons butter
orange juice to make spreadable
Mix until very smooth, and frost cookies.
These are delicious beyond words! I've been making them for nine years, and they can't be beat!