Orange Chews Cookie Recipe

The orange chews cookie recipe is doubly rich in flavor! Made form both orange marmalade and mandarin oranges you will love these little gems!

2 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
2 sticks (1 cup) salted butter, softened
1 cup granulated sugar
1 large egg
1/2 cup orange marmalade
One 10-ounce can mandarin oranges, drained and chopped

Large bowl
Medium bowl
Cookie sheets

Step 1: Preheat oven to 300 degrees F.
Step 2: In a medium bowl, whisk together flour and baking powder; set aside.
Step 3: In a large bowl, blend butter and sugar with an electric mixer to form a grainy paste.
Step 4: Add egg and orange marmalade, and beat at medium speed until smooth.
Step 5: Add the flour mixture and the oranges, and blend at low speed until just combined.
Step 6: Drop by rounded tablespoons onto ungreased cookie sheets, 1 1/2 inches apart.
Step 7: Bake for 22 minutes or until bottoms begin to brown. Transfer cookies to cooling surface.

Makes 36 cookies.