Gluten Free Cinnamon Orange Walnut Cookies


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Dietary: Gluten-Free, Kosher, Soy-Free, Vegetarian

Try this simple, tasty twist with a box of reliable Hodgson Mill Gluten Free Cookie Mix!

Prep: 15 min
Total Time: 50 min
Yield: 24 cookies



Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 3 Tbsp. vegetable oil
  • 1 box (12oz) Hodgson Mill Gluten Free Cookie Mix
  • 1 egg, large
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • 2 Tbsp. orange zest
  • 1/2 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1-1/2 Tbsp. sugar
  • 1/2 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1/4 cup walnuts, chopped

Directions

  • Preheat oven to 350˚F.
     
  • Line a baking sheet with parchment paper or spray with nonstick spray.
     
  • In a mixing bowl, cream together butter and vegetable oil with a mixer until fluffy. Add cookie mix and blend completely. Add egg, vanilla, orange zest and 1/2 tsp. cinnamon; beat until completely blended.
     
  • Drop dough by rounded tsp. onto prepared baking sheet, about 3-inches apart. Mix 1/2 tsp. cinnamon into 1-1/2 Tbsp. sugar for topping. Flatten each cookie to1/4- inch thick using a glass dipped in topping mixture. Sprinkle a pinch of topping on each cookie.
     
  • If adding walnuts, sprinkle a few on each cookie and press with the glass again to push the nuts into the cookie. Bake cookies at 350˚F for 13-15 minutes or until edges are lightly browned.
     
  • Cool on rack or countertop. Keep in sealed container up to 1 week.