Orange Crispy Cookies Recipe

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"A boxed cake mix brings these cookies together in a snap," says Fort Bragg, California's Barbara Wentzel. Big on orange flavor but short on kitchen time, the crowd-pleasers are the solution to your bake sale needs. In fact, they're getting so tasty, you might have trouble getting them past your family and to the sale!
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES:24 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES: 24 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 package white cake mix (regular size)
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten
  • 2 teaspoons grated orange peel
  • 2 teaspoons orange extract
  • 1 cup crisp rice cereal
  • 1 cup chopped walnuts, optional

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (2 each) equals 134 calories, 6 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 19 mg cholesterol, 189 mg sodium, 18 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 1 g protein.

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, combine the first five ingredients. Stir in cereal and walnuts if desired. Roll into 1-in. balls. Place 2 in. apart on ungreased baking sheets.
  2. Bake at 350° for 12-14 minutes or until lightly browned. Cool for 1 minute before removing to wire racks. Yield: about 4 dozen.
Originally published as Orange Crispy Cookies in Quick Cooking March/April 2002, p22

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (2 each) equals 134 calories, 6 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 19 mg cholesterol, 189 mg sodium, 18 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 1 g protein.

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Reviewed Jan. 21, 2012

Super easy to make and really good. I get complimented on them all the time. A nice diversion from the standard cookies.

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Reviewed Dec. 31, 2010

Why so many recipes with no picture?

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