Chocolate Orange Marbled Cookies

Traci Coleman


These are pretty little cookies that have a mild flavor and kinda make me think of shortbread cookies.

It was hard to take a picture of them that did them any justice...


★★★★★ 1 vote



  • 1/2 c
    butter, softened
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/2 c
    brown sugar (firmly packed)
  • 1/2 c
    sour cream
  • 1
  • 2 Tbsp
    orange juice
  • 1 tsp
    grated orange zest
  • 1 tsp
  • 2 c
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1 oz
    square of unsweetened baking chocolate, melted and slightly cooled

How to Make Chocolate Orange Marbled Cookies


  1. Heat oven to 350.
  2. Combine butter, sugar and brown sugar in large bowl until creamy. Add sour cream, egg, orange juice, orange zest and vanilla. Continue mixing until well combined.
  3. Add flour, baking soda and salt, mixing until well combined.
  4. Poor cooled melted chocolate over batter. Swirl batter with a knife for marbled effect.
  5. Drop dough by rounded teaspoonfuls 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheet.
  6. Bake 10-12 minutes or until lightly browned.
  7. Cool 1 minute on cookie sheet; remove to cooling rack to cool completely.

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About Chocolate Orange Marbled Cookies

Course/Dish: Candies Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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