Orange flavored biscuits


Easy recipe for butter cookies with no eggs added. Very aromatic with a distinct smell of orange . Perfect to be accompanied by a cup of hot tea in cold months .

Orange flavored biscuits


For 4 Person(s)

Ingredients for 12 - 18 cookies

  • 128 g all-purpose flour
  • 100 g soft butter
  • 32 g powdered sugar
  • 1 orange (only the zest)
  • pinch of cinnamon
  • pinch of nutmeg

Orange flavored biscuits Directions

  1. In a bowl beat the butter, sugar and salt until it becomes light and fluffy.

  2. Add sifted flour, orange zest and spices and whisk the mixture.

  3. Pour the dough on a sheet of plastic wrap and, helping yourself with the wrap, create a roll with diameter about 3 - 4 cm. Wrap it tightly and place in the freezer for about 1 hour.

  4. Take the dough from the freezer, remove the foil and with a sharp knife cut the dough discs of 1 cm width.

  5. Place the cookie discs on the baking tray covered with baking paper and bake in a preheated oven at 180° C for 12 - 15 minutes.


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Tuesday, 06 December 2016
I tried to make these and they totally burned on the bottom of the pan. I added more flour and lower...
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