Orange Craisin Oatmeal Cookies

Listen to Episode 53: A Great Cookie


  • 1 c butter or margarine
  • 1 c brown sugar
  • 1/4 c water
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 3 c quick oats
  • 1 1/4 c flour
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 c craisins
  • 1/2 tsp orange peel


  • Cream butter and sugar. Add water and vanilla, mix well.
  • Combine brown sugar, quick oats, flour, salt, baking soda in a separate bowl. Mix well, combine with butter mixture and mix well.
  • Stir in craisins and orange peel. Refrigerate for 30 minutes.
  • Form into 2 logs, refrigerate for 2 hours.
  • Slice and bake at 375°F for 12 minutes.
  • Icing: Mix 2 Tbs orange juice, 1/2 tsp orange extract, and 2 c powdered sugar. Let cookies cool before icing.

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