Sunday, April 30, 2017

Orange Sour Cream Cookies

These cookies are a light, soft cookie filled with orange flavor that are perfect for a Springtime treat.  

Orange Sour Cream Cookies

1/4 cup butter, softened
1 cup sugar
2 eggs
1/2 cup sour cream
1/4 tsp baking soda
1 1/2 tsp baking powder
1 1/2 cups flour
zest from 1 orange

Orange Icing 

1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
juice from 1 orange

Cream butter and sugar in a medium sized bowl.  Add in eggs and sour cream.  Add in the dry ingredients and orange zest.  Scoop out dough onto parchment lined baking pans.  Bake for 10 minutes at 350.  Let the cookies cool completely before icing.  In a small bowl, mix together the powdered sugar and orange juice.  Spread icing on top of the cookies and allow to set.