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Orange-Raisin Cookies Recipe

Looking for an easy Orange-Raisin Cookies recipe? Learn how to make Orange-Raisin Cookies using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by susiecue

Makes 25 servings



cookies w/ raisins and orange rind

Recipe Ingredients for Orange-Raisin Cookies

1 cup raisins
1/2 cup water
1/2 cup shortening
7/8 cups sugar
1 egg
1 egg white
1 tsp. vanilla
2 cup flour
3/4 tsp. cinnamon
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/4 tsp. salt
1/8 tsp. nutmeg
1/8 tsp. allspice
1 tsp. grated orange zest

Recipe Directions for Orange-Raisin Cookies

  1. Preheat oven to 400 F (200 C).

  2. In a small covered saucepan, boil the raisins and water over medium heat for 5 minutes. Set aside.

  3. In a large bowl, cream shortening until smooth. Add sugar, creaming until light and fluffy.

  4. Beat in eggs, one at a time.

  5. Beat in vanilla.

  6. In a separate bowl, combine flour, baking soda, baking powder, salt and spices.

  7. Drain raisins, reserving liquid.

  8. Add flour mixture to creamed mixture alternately with liquid from raisins. Mix after each addition, until well combined.

  9. Fold in raisins and orange rind.

  10. Drop by tablespoonfuls onto ungreased baking sheets.

  11. Bake in center of oven for 8-10 minutes, or until golden brown.

  12. Cool cookies on wire racks.

Categories

Snacks, Bake

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 35.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
121
Calories from Fat
40
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
4.4g
7%
Saturated Fat
1.3g
7%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
7mg
2%
Sodium
54mg
2%
Potassium
70mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
19.4g
6%
Dietary Fiber
0.5g
2%
Sugars
10.5g
Protein
1.5g
Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 1% Iron 3%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C-
  Good points
  • Low in cholesterol
  • Low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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