Orange Oatmeal Cranberry Cookies

Renée G.

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@ReneeCooks

These are great for a snack with a cup of coffee or tea, or a glass of cold milk. They also make great 'grab and go,' breakfast treats as you head out the door.


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Serves:

2½ Dozen Cookies

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup butter
2 teaspoons grated orange zest
1/4 cup orange juice
2 large eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 cup oatmeal
1 cup flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1½ cups dried cranberries
2/3 cup chopped nuts (i used pecans)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat the oven to 350º F. Line two baking sheets with parchment paper.
2
In a medium bowl, cream together the sugars and butter. Thoroughly whisk in the orange juice, orange zest, vanilla and eggs.
3
Stir in the oatmeal, flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Mix in the dried cranberries and nuts.
4
Spoon tablespoonfuls of batter onto prepared baking sheets.
5
Bake for about 12 minutes or until just beginning to turn brown around the edges. Remove cookies to a wire rack to cool.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Breakfast, Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American