Honey Crisps


½ cup butter
½ cup sugar
½ cup honey
1 egg
2 tsp grated orange rind
2 ½ cups sifted flour
1 ¼ tsp baking powder
¼ tsp salt
¼ cup chopped nuts
1 Tbs orange juice


Cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add egg, orange rind and juice and mix well. Add honey, sifted flour, baking powder and salt with nuts. Mix very well. Form in to 2 rolls about 2 inches in diameter. Wrap in waxed paper and chill for several hours. Slice about 1/8 inch thick and bake on greased cookie sheets at 400 degrees about 8 or 9 minutes

Recipe Yield

Makes about 5 - 6 dozen cookies 1x

Cookie Category:  Refrigerator

Difficulty: ★ ★ ☆ ☆