Pineapple Cookies III Recipe
- ½ cup packed brown sugar
- ½ cup white sugar
- ½ cup shortening
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 egg
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- ¼ teaspoon baking soda
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- ½ cup crushed pineapple with juice
- ½ cup chopped walnuts (optional)
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1 ½ cups confectioners' sugar
- ¼ cup orange juice
- 2 teaspoons orange zest
step 1: Cream brown sugar, white sugar, shortening, and salt. Stir in egg.
step 2: Sift together 2 cups flour, baking soda and baking powder. Stir into sugar mixture and mix well. Add pineapple, chopped nuts (optional) and vanilla. Mix well.
step 3: Drop by teaspoonfuls on greased cookie sheet. Bake at 350 degrees F (180 degrees C) for 8 - 10 minutes. Frost when cooled.
step 4: To Make Frosting: Mix confectioners' sugar, orange juice, and grated orange rind. Mix together until smooth and drizzle on cooled cookies.