CRANBERRY ORANGE MELTAWAYS

3
Caryn Crowston

By
@caryncc

These are my most favorite Christmas cookie. I bake these every year and sometimes I even share them.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

  • 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 1/2 c
    powdered sugar
  • 1/2 c
    butter
  • 1/2 c
    vegetable oil
  • 2 tsp
    grated orange peel
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1
    egg
  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    cream of tarter
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    nutmeg
  • 1/2 c
    chopped frozen cranberries

How to Make CRANBERRY ORANGE MELTAWAYS

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a large bowl, combine both sugars , butter and oil; blend well. Add orange peel vanilla and egg and blend well. Add all dry ingredients and mix well. Stir in cranberries.
  2. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets. Bake at 350 degrees for 10-15 minutes or until the bottoms are light golden brown. Cool 1 minute then remove from cookie sheet. Then cool 15 minutes more and coat with powered sugar.

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About CRANBERRY ORANGE MELTAWAYS

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #Cranberry




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