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Many of you saw on facebook that one of my new neighbors brought us a plate of Orange Carrot Cookies with a handwritten recipe, and asked for the recipe. Here it is! 🙂
Orange Carrot Cookie Recipe
- 1 1/2 sticks of butter
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 egg
- 2 cups flour
- 2 tsp baking powder
- 1/4 tsp salt
- 1 cup cooked mashed carrots 4 medium
- 1 tsp vanilla.Frosting
- 1/4 lb powdered sugar
- Grated rind of 1 orange
- Orange juice
Preheat oven to 400 degrees
Cream together butter and sugar until creamy. Add egg and mix.
In a separate bowl sift together flour, baking powder, and salt.
Alternate adding the flour mixture and the carrot mixture until dough is formed.
Add teaspoon of vanilla.
Drop on ungreased cookie sheet and bake at 400 degrees for about 12 minutes.Frosting
Moisten 1/4 pound powdered sugar with the grated rind of 1 orange and enough juice to achieve the consistency of heavy cream.
These are really good! Enjoy!