Orange Pecan Butter Cookies

Orange Pecan Butter Cookies


(6 votes) 4 6

These cookies have a delicious combination of orange, pecans and chocolate!

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Serving Size / Yield

12 Cookies


  • 1/2 lb.(2 sticks) butter, softened
  • 1 C. sugar
  • 2 tsp. orange extract
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1 egg
  • 2 C. flour
  • 1 tsp. baking powder
  • 1 C. chopped pecans
  • 1 sm. bag semi-sweet chocolate morsels

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Cream butter and sugar. Add orange and vanilla extract; mix well. Add egg; mix well. In a separate bowl, mix together flour and baking powder. Gradually add flour mixture; mix well. Stir in chopped pecans. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls on ungreased cookie sheets. Bake for 10-12 minutes in a preheated 350-degree oven. Cool for about 10-12 minutes. Pour semisweet chocolate morsels into a microwavable bowl. Microwave for 1 minute and stir halfway through. Dip tops of cookies in the melted chocolate. Cool completely. 

Reviews (2)

  • i did the orange pecan cookies the sure made my kitchen smell good. i also made a batch with rum extract and mm candies kids just love them

    Flag as inappropriate olenana5  |  December 31, 2012

  • this sounds great-think I will use orange liq. for the extract ..will add to my holiday treats

    Flag as inappropriate marybob7  |  September 7, 2008

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