Servings: 3 doz. cookies
Prep Time: 15 min
Cook Time: 12 min
½ cup butter, softened
8 oz. cream cheese
½ cup sugar
1 teaspoon orange zest
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 cup sifted all purpose flour
½ teaspoon salt
6 oz. semi sweet chocolate chips
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
Mix together in large mixing bowl butter, cream cheese, sugar, egg, orange zest and vanilla flavoring. Blend well. In a medium bowl, whisk salt into flour. Add flour mixture ¼ cup at a time into wet ingredients until just mixed. Stir in chocolate chips. Lightly grease baking sheet and using a teaspoon drop mix on baking sheet about 1 inch apart. Bake 12 minutes.
Notes from the Paula Deen Test Kitchen: This is a cake type cookie. Best when eaten the day of preparation.
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