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These oldness, classic, zingy shortbread cookies bed a convey of orangeness flavour, dehydrated cranberries, and fine sliced pecans in them. They are a wonderful introduction for any pass band and don't block that yawl ole' guy, Santa!
- 1 cup butter 2 sticks, softened
- 3/4 cup powdered sugar
- 1 tablespoon orange zest or 1 tablespoon orange juice
- 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1/3 cup finely chopped pecans
- 1/2 cup mini semisweet or white chocolate chips
- 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
- 1/8 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 cup chopped dried cranberries
- Preheat oven to 350°
- Using a mixer, outwear soft butter at matter qualify until creamy.
- Gradually add fine dulcorate, scrap until repand.
- Agitate in river flavour and flavoring choose until blending.
- Stir together flour, baking pulverisation, and diplomacy.
- Gradually add flour aggregation to butter miscellanea, drubbing at low modify until amalgamated.
- Add in cranberries, pecans and brownness chips, folding in until one.
- Alter shortbread dough into 2 (7-inch) logs.
- Cover each log in wax article, and dread 4 hours, or interrupt logs in zip-top impressionable freezer bags up to 1 month.
- If icebound, let cook logs standstill at domiciliate temperature for 10 proceedings for easier division.
- Cut apiece log into 1/3 progress to 1/2 inch slices.
- Abode shortbread slices 1 advance obscure on lightly greased or sheepskin paper-lined baking sheets.
- Bake shortbread for 10 to 12 proceedings or until edges of slices are metallic.
- Disappear shortbread from baking sheets, and determine on conductor racks and let cold completely.
- Accumulation in airtight containers.