Night Before Christmas Cookies  Recipe

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" Night Before Christmas Cookies "

Beverly Harris


Found this in a magazine and made it for my family for Christmas got rave reviews.

★★★★★ 1 vote
3 dozen cookies
25 Min
10 Min


3/4 c
sun-maid raisins
3 Tbsp
orange juice or orange flavor liqueur
1/2 c
butter or margarine at room temperature
3/4 c
granulated sugar
1 Lg
2 tsp
grated orange peel
1 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking soda
1 1/2 c
rolled oats
8 oz
vanilla or white chocolate chips
1 tsp
vegetable oil or shortening


1Combine orange juice and raisins and let stand overnight in refrigerator
2Beat butter and sugar until fluffy. Beat in egg and orange peel. Pre heat oven to 350 degrees.
3Combine flour and baking soda,sir into butter mixture. Add raisins and any soaking liquid and oats mix well. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls onto greased baking sheets, spacing 2 inches apart, flatten slightly. Bake at 350 degrees for 10-12 min. move to cooling racks cool completely.
4In small,deep bowl, microwave chocolate and oil 3-4 minutes on low power, stiring once. Let stand 2 minutes stir until smooth. Dip 1/3 of the cookie in chocolate, chill on waxed paper lined baking sheets until chocolate is firm. Makes 3 doz.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate