Wk 40 – Florida Cookies

This recipe comes from the Gasparilla Cookbook.  You’ll see from the picture above that since I love chocolate, I decided “why not” and added chips to the second batch….  love them!

Florida Cookies

·        ½ cup butter

·        1 cup sugar

·        Rind of 2 oranges, grated

·        1 egg

·        ½ cup orange juice

·        3 cups sifted flour

·        ½ teaspoon cinnamon

·        4 teaspoons baking powder

Cream together butter, sugar, and orange rind.  Gradually add lightly beaten egg, orangejuice, flour, cinnamon and baking powder. When dough is thoroughly mixed drop from a teaspoon onto an ungreasedcookie sheet.  Bake in a 325 degree oven10-12 minutes until light brown.  Yields approximately 6 dozen cookies.

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