White Chocolate Chunk-Cranberry Cookies

White Chocolate Chunk-Cranberry Cookies

Enjoy your dessert with beautiful cookies baked using cranberries with white chocolate glaze!

Prep Time

15

Minutes

Total Time

1:00

Hr:Mins

Makes

About 5 1/2 dozen cookies

Cookies
2/3
cup packed brown sugar
1/2
cup granulated sugar
1/2
cup butter or margarine, softened
2/3
cup shortening
1
teaspoon vanilla
1
teaspoon finely shredded orange peel
1
egg
2 1/4
cups Gold Medal® all-purpose flour
1
teaspoon baking soda
1/4
teaspoon salt
2/3
cup dried cranberries
1
package (6 ounces) white baking bars (white chocolate), cut into 1/4- to 1/2-inch chunks
White Chocolate Glaze
1
package (6 ounces) white baking bars (white chocolate), chopped
2
teaspoons shortening
  1. Heat oven to 350┬░. Beat sugars, butter, shortening, vanilla, orange peel and egg in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until light and fluffy, or mix with spoon. Stir in flour, baking soda and salt. Stir in cranberries and white baking bar chunks.
  2. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls about 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheet.
  3. Bake 10 to 12 minutes or until light brown. Cool 1 to 2 minutes; remove from cookie sheet to wire rack. Cool completely, about 30 minutes. Drizzle with White Chocolate Glaze.
  4. Method for White Chocolate Glaze: Place ingredients in 2-cup microwavable measuring cup or deep bowl. Microwave uncovered on High 45 seconds; stir.
Makes About 5 1/2 dozen cookies
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Betty's Special Touch
Instead of drizzling the glaze over the cookies, dip half of each cookie into the glaze. Or dip half of the cookies in the white chocolate glaze, and dip the other half in a semisweet chocolate glaze.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Cookie)
  • Calories 90
    • (Calories from Fat 45),
    • (Saturated Fat 5g,),
  • Cholesterol 10mg;
  • Sodium 45mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 11g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
  • Protein 1g;
Exchanges:
  • 1 Fruit;
  • 1 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.