Chocolate Orange Dreams

Nor M.

By
@Adashofloverecipes

I love the flavors of chocolate and orange together. I did some experimenting and came up with this delicious cookie. You may omit the Triple Sec,and use flat orange soda in place of Alcohol if you prefer.


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Serves:

20

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

12 oz
dark chocolate chips
1/4 c
butter
1 c
chopped walnuts
1 1/4 c
flour
4 Tbsp
sugar
2
eggs
1 Tbsp
orange zest
1/2 c
triple sec orange liquor,or flat orange soda
1/4 tsp
salt
1 Tbsp
baking powder

TOPPING

4 oz
semi sweet choc chips for dipping
2 Tbsp
triple sec or orange soda
1 tsp
shortening
1 tsp
orange zest
1/4-1/2 c
finely chopped walnuts for topping

Directions Step-By-Step

1
in a double boiler or bowl place in a pan of boiling water. Melt the 12 ounces of chocolate with the butter. Stir until melted and smooth.
2
Whisk the eggs with the Triple Sec,and sugar. stir in nuts,and orange Zest. Set aside
3
in a separate bowl sift the dry ingredients together.
4
Add the cooled chocolate to the egg mixture. Stir well. Add the flour ingredients. Combine really well. Chill for an hour in fridge.
5
Take batter and make in to balls. Place on parchment lined sheet pan. Bake in oven 10 minutes,or cracked looking cookies appear.
6
Cool cookies. Melt the chocolate,with the Triple Sec,and or soda,orange rind,and shortening,and stir well. If you need to add a bit of milk to make the chocolate smooth do so.1 teaspoon at a time.
7
Dip the tops of cookies in the chocolate and dip in to finely chopped nuts. Return to platter and wait until chocolate sets. Serves 20

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids