Golden Carrot Cookies

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Christine Whisenhunt

By
@cwhisenhunt

I keep finding recipes I've never heard of in this cookbook my mother put together for the church so many years ago. This one comes from Carol Martin. Enjoy!

Note: Photo borrowed from the internet.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
Makes 4-5 dozen.
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

1 c
butter flavor crisco, softened
1 c
cooked and mashed carrots
3/4 c
sugar
2
eggs
2 c
flour, sifted
2 tsp
salt
3/4 c
shredded coconut

How to Make Golden Carrot Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cream together first four ingredients. In separate bowl, mix together next three ingredients. Mix dry ingredients into creamed mixture. Drop by spoonfuls onto greased cookie sheet 2 inches apart. Bake at 400 degrees for 8-10 minutes, until lightly browned. Cool and frost cookies. Dip in additional coconut after frosting, or top with a pecan half, if desired.
  • 2Icing:
    1 c. sifted powdered sugar
    1/4 tsp. salt
    1 tbsp. orange juice
    1 1/2 tsp. grated orange peel

    Mix together.

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About Golden Carrot Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy