Orange Cream Cheese Cookies (Wash boards)

Karla Everett


I just love the flavor of these cookies and they are so easy to make using a cookie press.

Every once in awhile before I bake these cookies I will sprinkle cookie candies on the top. The chocolate ones are a really good compliment with the orange flavor.

★★★★★ 3 votes
12-1/2 doz.
10 Min
10 Min


1 c
butter or margarine
3 oz. pkg
cream cheese
1 c
1 Tbsp
grated orange peel
2 Tbsp
orange juice
2 1/2 c
sifted all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking powder
dash of salt

How to Make Orange Cream Cheese Cookies (Wash boards)


  • 1Combine the butter and cream cheese and beat until creamy , gradually add the sugar , beating until the mixture is fluffy. Beat in the egg , orange peel and juice until thoroughly creamed together.
  • 2Sift together the dry ingredients and mix with the creamed mixture until all blended together.
  • 3Put the plate with the narrow slit ( ribbon one ) on your cookie press and fill the press with 1/4 th of the dough at a time. Press rows with strips of dough on an un-greased cookie sheet ; keeping each row 1" apart from each other.
  • 4Take a knife and make crease marks in the strips in 2" lengths.
  • 5Bake @ 375° for 8-10 minutes or until lightly browned , remove from the oven and Immediately cut the strips into sections at the crease marks. Remove cookies to a wire rack and let cool.

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About Orange Cream Cheese Cookies (Wash boards)

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #Cream, #cheese, #orange