Orange Pumpkin Cookies
 
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Recipe type: Cookie
Ingredients
  • 1 cup butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • ½ cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 can pumpkin puree (1¾ cups)
  • 2 Tbsp. orange juice
  • 2 tsp. grated orange peel
  • 2½ cups flour
  • ½ tsp. baking soda
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • ½ cup chopped nuts (optional)
  • Glaze:
  • 1½ cup powdered sugar
  • 2 to 3 tsp. orange juice
  • ½ tsp. grated orange peel
Instructions
  1. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees.
  2. Cream together the sugars and butter. Mix in the egg, pumpkin, and orange juice.
  3. Add the remaining ingredients and mix well. Drop by spoonful on to a cookie sheet.
  4. (I like to use parchment paper and line my cookie sheet with it.)
  5. Bake for 12-14 minutes.
  6. Cool slightly and spread the glaze on top.
  7. Make the glaze by mixing together the powdered sugar, orange juice and orange peel.
  8. ENJOY!!
Notes
You can control the consistency of the glaze by how much orange juice you add
Recipe by Sugar n' Spice Gals at http://sugar-n-spicegals.com/2013/10/orange-pumpkin-cookies.html