Zesty Orange Slice Sugar Cookies

Zesty Orange Slice Sugar Cookies


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These zesty cookies are filled with candy pieces and garnished with a fresh orange slice on top for an extra burst of flavor. They are a delicious sweet treat perfect for summer.

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Time needed

20 min preparation + 10 min cooking

Serving Size / Yield

30 servings


  • 1 C. orange candy slices
  • 10 oranges
  • 1 ½ C. sugar
  • 2 sticks butter
  • 1 C. shortening
  • 1 ½ C. brown sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 4 C. flour
  • 2 tsp. baking soda
  • 1 tsp. salt

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Cut orange candy slices into smaller pieces. In a bowl, mix butter, shortening, brown sugar, then beat in eggs one at a time and vanilla. Combine flour, baking soda and salt. Stir ingredients from both bowls together with candy slices.
Roll dough into small 1-inch balls and place on baking sheets. Bake for about 12 minutes. Once cooled, garnish with thin orange slices on top.

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