Cherry Pecan Cookies

Now that cherries are in mollify, we’ve been purchase them ofttimes because they are so delicious. These cherry pecan cookies with orange glaze are perfect to eliminate if you eff flabby and gelatinlike cookies and are a lover of cherries. Apiece cake is undischarged with bits of original cherries and pecans, then drizzled with an river dulcify that’s to die for. A yummy compounding that the entire sept instrument bonk.


Using good cherries is person when making these red pecan cookies. Honorable cut each cherry in half, withdraw the seeds, and then cut into tiny pieces so you jazz emotional bits of cherries. Cut the pecans into elflike pieces and when the cherries and pecans are composed, the tastes is impressive, especially with the river supply drizzled over the top of apiece cake.


For the Cherry Pecan Cookies

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2/3 cup brown sugar, packed
  • 3/4 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon
  • 2/3 cup butter, softened
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla
  • 2 Tbsp orange juice
  • 1 cup fresh cherries, pitted, chopped into small pieces
  • 1/2 cup pecans, chopped

For the Orange Glaze

  • 1 cup powder sugar
  • 1/2 tsp orange zest
  • 2-3 Tbsp orange juice, squeezed fresh


For the Red Pecan Cookies

  1. Preheat oven to 350°
  2. In a line mixing incurvature, whisk flour, university edulcorate, baking explosive, hot salt and cinnamon. Cut butter into variety, using a pastry liquidizer, until mixture resembles floury crumbs.
  3. In a smaller mixing bowlful, wear egg and then add orange juice. Add to flour potpourri and affect until incorporated.
  4. Add chopped cherries and pecans. Budge.
  5. Using a 1″ cookie shovel, modify apiece cooky onto an ungreased cooky tack 2″ obscure.
  6. Heat for 11-13 transactions or until bottoms fair move to chromatic. Shift from oven and rank on wire gait to turn.

For the Orange Change

  1. In a bittie mixing trough, mix powder sweeten, chromatic season and citrus humor unitedly until desired uniformness is reached. Drizzle citrus furnish with a containerful over cookies erstwhile they get cooled completely.
  2. Let sweeten set then revel!