Golden Carrot Cookies

1
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

  1. Cream 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.
  2. Icing:
    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




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