Carrot Cookies

by Pam, Cookie Club Member

Recipe Courtesy of

Category: Desserts, Cookies

Prep Time: 15 Minutes

Level: Easy to Bake 

Yield: 3 Dozen Cookies


1 c. mashed, cooked carrots

3/4 c. sugar

l egg

1/2 c. Crisco

2 tsp. baking powder

2 c. flour 

1/4 tsp. salt

1 tsp. vanilla


Mix all together and drop by teaspoon onto cookie sheet. Bake at 350 degrees for 10-15 min. (Until starting to turn golden brown on edges)


1 1/2 c. powdered sugar

1 T. grated orange rind

2 T. butter

Mix together and add orange juice to get consistency to spread on cookies.