Total TimePrep: 10 min. Bake: 10 min./batch + cooling
- 1 cup butter, softened
- 1/2 cup sugar
- 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
- 1 large egg
- 1 tablespoon grated orange zest
- 2-1/4 cups all-purpose flour
- 3/4 teaspoon baking soda
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1-1/2 cups vanilla or white chips
- Preheat oven to 350°. In a large bowl, cream butter and sugars until light and fluffy. Beat in egg and orange zest. Combine the flour, baking soda and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well. Stir in vanilla chips.
- Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls 2 in. apart onto ungreased baking sheets. Bake 10-12 minutes or until golden brown. Remove to wire racks to cool.
Nutrition Facts1 cookie: 91 calories, 5g fat (3g saturated fat), 13mg cholesterol, 73mg sodium, 11g carbohydrate (7g sugars, 0 fiber), 1g protein.
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Feb 5, 2015
Very Good. I used 1/2 chocolate chips and !/2 white chips. The orange flavor is subtle, but it's there. A very tasty cookie.
Jul 1, 2014
I didn't have any oranges so I just used 1/2 tsp orange extract. They are very good cookies!
Jun 13, 2014
Added 1/2 tsp. orange extract to this recipe to increase orange flavor based on reading reviews. Very tasty cookie!
Aug 18, 2013
This is my family's new favorite cookie. To call it simply devine is an understatement!
Dec 1, 2012
I found this recipie a few years ago. Now it is required at christmas as it is my daughters favorite. I have used food coloring to change the color.
Feb 24, 2012
Wonderful recipe! It reminds us of going to Borders a long time ago and eating the lemon/white chocolate cookies! The orange flavor was not very present in these cookies, which is why it reminded us more of lemon! Still, a great recipe! All of the cookies were gone three hours after I made them!
Aug 8, 2011
I used extra fresh orange zest and found that it was still lacking orange flavor in my judgement. So I added 2Tb fresh orange juice and 2Tb flour. It was better. When I make them again I think I'd use white chocolate chunks instead of chips to make them a little more special.
Jul 30, 2011
One of the best cookies I have ever tasted!!! YUM!!!!!!
Feb 9, 2011
These are wonderful. Lots of flavor, and mix up quickly. Took them to work, and came home with an empty plate!
Jan 13, 2011
Only one word: YUM!!!!!!