Mandarin Orange White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Mandarin Orange White Chocolate Chip Cookies are a citrusy variation on typical Toll House cookies.   It includes dried orange bits and vanilla chips.
Mandarin Orange White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Mandarin Orange White Chocolate Chip Cookies

By Sue Lau |  Palatable Pastime

Mandarin Orange White Chocolate Chip Cookies is my recipe of the day for the annual blogging event Christmas Cookies Week. My blogging friends and I have been doing this one for a few years now. It’s always something I look forward  to. Especially since cookie baking is so much fun.

Mandarin Orange White Chocolate Chip Cookies

To start things off this year, I am sharing my recipe for Mandarin Orange White Chocolate Chip Cookies.  Which are a personal favorite of mines since I like the dried orange bits so much.

You can find the dried oranges in  places that have a variety of dried fruits available. Such as Trader Joe’s. They  have a chewy  texture  similar to raisins.

The white  chocolate chips pair perfectly,  offering a wintry citrus flavor component to this cookie jar favorite.

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Mandarin Orange White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Mandarin Orange White Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Mandarin Orange White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Mandarin Orange White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Sue Lau
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 45 mins
Course Cookies, Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 4 dozen

Equipment

  • parchment paper

Ingredients
  

  • 1 cup soft unsalted butter
  • 3/4 cup brown sugar
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon orange extract
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2-1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 11 ounces white chocolate baking chips
  • 6 ounces dried mandarin oranges (chopped)

Instructions
 

  • Preheat oven to 375F.
  • Cream butter with sugars, then add eggs and extracts.
  • Mix in the baking soda, salt and flour.
  • Fold in white chocolate chips and chopped orange pieces.
  • Drop dough using a one tablespoon cookie scoop onto parchment lined baking sheets.
  • Bake for 9-11 minutes.

Notes

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Mandarin Orange White Chocolate Chip Cookies

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