Sondra's Orange Slice Cookies

Sondra's Orange Slice Cookies Recipe

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Mary Terrell


Sondra's Mother made these cookies every holiday. Sondra continues the tradition for her family.


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Makes 3 dozen cookies
10 Min
10 Min


  • 2 c
    cornflakes or 1/2 c crumbs
  • 2 c
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 c
  • 1 1/2 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 2
  • 1 lb
    orange slice candy
  • 1/2 c
    coconut or finely chopped nuts

How to Make Sondra's Orange Slice Cookies


  1. Divide flour.
    Thinly slice orange candies into 1/2 of the flour. And set aside.
    Finely crush cornflakes and mix with remaining flour. Add baking soda and baking powder and stir well.
    Cream shortening and brown sugar, add eggs 1 at a time and cream well. Stir in flour and cornflake mixture. Stir in candy and coconut or nuts.
  2. Roll into balls or drop by spoonful 1 1/2 to 2 inches apart onto lightly greased cookie sheet.
  3. Bake at 350 degrees for 10 to 12 minutes.

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About Sondra's Orange Slice Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American

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