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12.27.2011

Orange Creamsicle Cookies



   These are some of the greatest cookies I've ever tasted. The combo of orange and white chocolate were meant to be. I was so pleasantly surprised at how much they tasted like a real creamsicle too. Mmmmm! We loved them right out of the oven, and after they had cooled down. They practically melt in your mouth. This recipe is going in my 'amazing cookie' file!


Orange Creamsicle Cookies
Recipe adapted from: Baked Perfection

2 1/4 cups All-Purpose Flour
3/4 teaspoon Baking Soda
1/2 teaspoon Salt
1 cup Butter
1/2 cup Sugar
1/2 cup packed Brown Sugar
1 large Egg
1 teaspoon Vanilla extract (or Orange Extract for enhanced flavor)
2 Tablespoons Orange Zest
1 1/2 cups White Chocolate Chips


DIRECTIONS:  Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a medium bowl, combine flour, baking soda and salt. Set aside.

In a large mixing bowl, beat butter and both sugars together until light and fluffy. Beat in egg and vanilla until well mixed. Gradually add in the flour mixture until combined. Stir in orange zest and white chocolate chips.

Drop by heaping tablespoonfuls onto a large cookie sheet. Bake for 10-11 minutes. Makes about 30 cookies.




12 comments:

Marina {Yummy Mummy) said...

orange creamsicle might just be the yummiest flavor ever. And in a cookie? Yes please!

Wanna Be A Country Cleaver said...

I have been on a serious orange kick lately - and these totally fit the bill!

Jocelyn said...

My husband is going to LOVE these!!! I need a little summer pick me up right now since it is snowing:-)

Aimee said...

These look fantastic!

Carolina HeartStrings said...

Those do look delicious. I think citrus cookies at the holidays are a must! Happy New Year.

Sweet Sue said...

Thx for this recipe, who doesn't love Creamsicles - yummy!

yummychunklet said...

Love the drink, so I can only imagine how great these cookies taste!

Lizzy Do said...

Oh, these DO look amazing! White chocolate and orange is a fabulous combination!

Les rêves d'une boulangère (Brittany) said...

I bet they were one of the gratest. I love citrus and chocolate together..particularly white chocolate! I love the photo too

Katie said...

How unique...they sound absolutely delicious!!

Cassie/Bake Your Day said...

I need to try these for my husband. He loves orange cream soda, these would be a hit!

Brooke Carroll said...

Yummiest cookies ever! So addicting!