Orange Cinnamon Crisps

Posted on 01/11/2011 by revolution5ft
So realizing that there were no sweets in the house, I decided to whip up a quick batch of cookies. Orange Cinnamon Crisps not only smell great when they're cooking, but they are delicious. They're crispy but not brittle, and the best way to describe them would be 'orange with a kick'. So if you want something a bit different, I suggest you give these bad boys a try.

trex_in_boots 12th-Jan-2011 03:26 am (UTC)
Those look & sound good.

Thanks for sharing :)
revolution5ft 12th-Jan-2011 04:14 am (UTC)
always glad to share!
jekni Substitute for the shortening?12th-Jan-2011 10:56 am (UTC)
These sound really good and I think I can handle the USian measurements but I do have a question. Shortening isn't available in Australia so could you suggest a suitable substitute - I usually use butter in all my baking, would that do?
monkey_chakra Re: Substitute for the shortening?12th-Jan-2011 03:51 pm (UTC)
These are pretty much like Snickerdoodles, so if you have a favourite Snickerdoodle recipe all you need to do is add the Orange zest and replace the vanilla with Orange juice, you'd accomplish the same thing.

Try this one:

Hope this helps!
jekni Re: Substitute for the shortening?12th-Jan-2011 10:44 pm (UTC)
Snickerdoodles are also something not found in Australia so I've never seen/had them before. Thanks for the recipe, I'll have a go.
revolution5ft Re: Substitute for the shortening?12th-Jan-2011 11:09 pm (UTC)
I just checked my Betty Crocker cookbook substitution chart, and monkey_chakra is right, you can substitute the shortening with butter.
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