Orange Slice Cookies

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Total Time
20 mins
36 mins

Sweet and yummy! From Southern Living. A little different than the others posted as this has a simple glaze. Coat scissors or knife in flour to make chopping orange slice candy easier.

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  1. Stir together soda and 1 1/2 T water until dissolved.
  2. Beat shortening (butter) at medium speed with an electric mixer until fluffy. Gradually add sugars, beating until fluffy. Add soda mixture, eggs, candy, pecans and coconut. Beat until blended.
  3. Combine flour, oats and baking powder. Gradually add to shortening mixture, beating until blended.
  4. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls onto lightly greased baking sheets.
  5. Bake at 350 for 10 to 12 minutes. Remove to wire racks to cool.
  6. Stir together powdered sugar and orange juice; drizzle over cookies.