Chocolate Orange Tea Drops
These chocolate chip drop cookies are subtly flavored with orange.
1 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
1 (3-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1 large egg
1 teaspoon grated orange peel
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 (6-ounce) package NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Semi-Sweet Real Chocolate Morsels
- Preheat oven to 350°F (175°C). Combine flour and salt in small bowl. Set aside.
- Combine sugar, butter, cream cheese, egg, orange peel and vanilla in small mixer bowl. Beat at medium speed until mixture is creamy (1 to 2 minutes). Reduce speed to low. Add flour mixture. Beat until well mixed (1 to 2 minutes). Stir in chocolate chips. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls onto greased cookie sheets.
- Bake for 12 to 14 minutes or until light golden brown. Let stand 2 minutes; remove from cookie sheet. Cool completely.
Makes 2 dozen cookies.
Nutritional Information Per Serving (1/24 of recipe): Calories: 120 Fat: 7 g Cholesterol: 25 mg Sodium: 90 mg Carbohydrates: 13 g Dietary Fiber: 0 g Protein: 1 g.
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