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These orange cookies (biscoitos de laranja) are easy and quick to make and taste delicious, enjoy.
Portuguese Orange Cookies Recipe
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Portuguese Orange Cookies Recipe

Portuguese Orange Cookies Recipe

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Zest from 1 orange1/2 cup of sugar1/2 cup of butter2 tablespoons of olive oil2 cups of flour1/2 teaspoon of baking sodaA few drops of orange juice
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    1. Beat the orange zest, sugar, butter and oil until everything is well mixed, then add the flour, baking soda, a few drops of orange juice and knead well.
    2. Roll out the dough on a workspace, use cookie-cutters to cut the cookies in shapes and place them on a tray with parchment paper.
    3. Bake in the preheated oven at 200°C or 400°F for 7 to 10 minutes.
    4. Let the cookies cool and sprinkle them with powdered sugar.
    5. Store in a tightly closed container.
    Recipe & Photo Credit: cozinhapra3.blogspot.ch *

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