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cranberry cookies

Recipe by
Carol Junkins
Hanson, MA

Yes, as you know I love cranberries and this is the perfect time of year for them!! As usual I have plenty !! So this is a nice easy recipe to whip up with them !! Hope you all enjoy them and let me know how you liked them if you can too !!

yield 1 -2 dozen or depends what size you make them.
prep time 15 Min
cook time 10 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For cranberry cookies

  • 1/2 c
    (1 stick) butter,softened
  • 1 c
  • 3/4 c
    brown sugar
  • 1/4 c
  • 2 Tbsp
    orange juice
  • 1
  • 3 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/4 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 c
    walnuts (chopped)
  • 2 1/2 c
    coarsely chopped cranberries

How To Make cranberry cookies

  • 1
    Heat oven to 375 degrees and grease 1 or 2 cookie sheets.
  • 2
    Mix in large bowl: butter & sugar, beat to cream together. Add milk, orange juice, and egg, beating after each to blend.
  • 3
    Medium bowl: Sift flour, baking powder, salt, and baking soda ~~ Sift them into butter, sugar mixture. Stir to blend, add walnuts and cranberries.
  • 4
    Stir to blend and drop by spoon fulls to cookie sheets. Or you can roll them in balls and cook them a little longer. 10=15 minutes in oven or longer for roll ups.