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Recipe of the Month : Orange Cookies


  • 1/3 cup Oil
  • 2 Eggs Large
  • 1 tbsp Orange zest
  • 2 tbsp Orange juice
  • 2 tsp Orange extract
  • Orange gel coloring
  • 1 box Yellow cake mix Use orange cake mix, if you can find it.
  • 1 cup Granulated sugar For rolling cookie dough balls
  • Orange buttercream frosting Optional, For icing top of cookies


In a large mixing bowl, add oil, eggs, orange zest, orange juice, orange extract, orange gel coloring and mix until fluffy.

Add cake mix and mix until just combined.

Chill dough for 20-30 minutes to make it easier to handle.

Scoop out small portions of the dough and make little balls.

Roll balls in sugar.

Place them on a cookie tray, lined with parchment paper.

Bake at 350 degrees for 10-12 minutes or until edges are firm but center is slightly soft.

Once they cool down, frost them with orange buttercream or drizzle some orange glaze and enjoy!

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