Orange Drop Cookies III
Add a little sunshine to your life with this easy to make orange cookie.
- Serves: 3 persons
- 2cups white sugar
- 1cup shortening
- 4cups all-purpose flour
- ½teaspoon baking powder
- 1teaspoon baking soda
- ½teaspoon salt
- 1cup sour milk
- 1tablespoon orange zest
- 3tablespoons fresh orange juice
Step 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
Step 2In a medium bowl, cream together the sugar and shortening. Beat in eggs, one at a time. Combine the flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt, stir into the creamed mixture. Finally, stir in the milk, orange juice and orange zest. Drop by heaping spoonfuls onto an ungreased cookie sheet.
Step 3Bake for 8 to 10 minutes in the preheated oven, until the edges turn golden. Remove from baking sheet to cool on wire racks.