Spiced Orange Star Cocktail Cookies

Looking for an orange flavored dessert to serve at party? Then check out these spiced cookies made using Betty Crocker® sugar cookie mix.

  • Prep Time 60 min
  • Total Time 1 hr 40 min
  • Servings 42

Ingredients

Cookie

1
pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) Betty Crocker™ sugar cookie mix
1/3
cup butter or margarine, melted
1/4
cup Gold Medal™ all-purpose flour
1
egg
1
tablespoon grated orange peel
1/2
teaspoon ground ginger
1/4
teaspoon ground allspice
1/4
teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/4
teaspoon ground cloves

Glaze and Topping

2
to 3 tablespoons milk
2
tablespoons orange-flavored liqueur or orange juice
2 1/2
cups powdered sugar
1
tablespoon grated orange peel
Orange edible glitter, if desired
  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. In medium bowl, stir cookie ingredients until soft dough forms. Refrigerate 1 hour.
  • 2 On generously floured surface, roll dough 1/8 inch thick. Cut with 3-inch star-shaped cookie cutter. Reroll and cut remaining dough. On ungreased cookie sheets, place cutouts 1 inch apart.
  • 3 Bake 7 to 9 minutes or until edges are set. Cool 1 minute; remove from cookie sheets. Cool completely, about 15 minutes.
  • 4 In small bowl, stir 2 tablespoons of the milk, the orange liqueur and powdered sugar until smooth. Stir in orange peel. Add additional milk 1 teaspoon at a time to desired consistency. Spread over cookies, sprinkle with edible glitter.
 

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 cookie
Calories
90
(
Calories from Fat
25),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
2 1/2g
2 1/2%
(Saturated Fat
1g,
1%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
10mg
10%;
Sodium
45mg
45%;
Total Carbohydrate
17g
17%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
12g
12%
),
Protein
0g
0%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.