Orange and Clove Crisps Zoom

Orange and Clove Crisps Recipe

Capture the scent of an old-fashioned Christmas in a modern-day cookie. Sweet and citrusy orange blended with spicy clove make the perfect holiday treat, especially when shaped using your favorite cookie cutters.
Makes: Makes about 4 dozen cookies.
Skill Level:

Product Actions

Additional Information

Step 1

Preheat oven to 350°F.

Step 2

In medium bowl, combine flour, cloves, baking soda and salt.

Step 3

In large bowl, beat brown sugar and orange zest on medium speed for 1 minute. Add butter and beat on low speed until light and fluffy. Add egg and orange extract; beat until well combined. Add flour mixture 1 cup at a time, scraping bottom and sides of bowl and beating well after each addition. Divide dough into 2 disks. Do not chill.

Step 4

On floured surface, roll each disc into a circle approximately 1/8 in. thick. Cut using 3 in. cookie cutter and place on cookie pan. Sprinkle with Sparkling Sugar. Reroll dough as necessary.

Step 5

Bake 9-11 minutes or until edges of cookies are lightly darkened and firm to the touch. Cool cookies on pan on cooling grid 3 minutes. Remove from pan; cool completely on grid.

Do you have everything you need to get started?
Supply List
Viewing Options
Detailed List Simple List


all-purpose flour

3 cups all-purpose flour

ground cloves

1 1/4 teaspoons ground cloves

baking soda

1/2 teaspoon baking soda


1/2 teaspoon salt

firmly packed dark brown sugar

1 1/4 cups firmly packed dark brown sugar

orange zest

1 tablespoon orange zest

butter, softened

3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) butter, softened


1 egg

orange extract

1/2 teaspoon orange extract

Wilton Sparkling Sugar

Wilton Sparkling Sugar





medium bowl

medium bowl

large bowl

large bowl

rubber or silicone spatula

rubber or silicone spatula

Cookie Cutters

Cookie Cutters

Cookie Sheet

Cookie Sheet

Item(s) added to the shopping cart!

View Shopping Cart Continue Shopping

Item(s) added to your Favorites!

View Favorites Continue Shopping