Cranberry Orange Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

Classic oatmeal cookies get a little update just in time for the holidays. This thick cookie is hearty and tasty and combines cranberry and orange flavors making it perfect for the season.
Oatmeal cookie in white coffee cup

Cranberry Orange Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

Classic oatmeal cookies get a little update just in time for the holidays. This thick cookie is hearty and tasty and combines cranberry and orange flavors making it perfect for the season.

Related To:

Ingredients

3/4 cup butter
1-3/4 cups brown sugar
1 egg
4 tbsp water
1 tsp vanilla extract
zest of 1 orange
4-1/2 cups rolled oats
1 cup all-purpose flour
1 tsp salt
1/2 tsp baking soda
1 cup dried cranberries
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
pinch of ground cloves

Instructions

1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
2. Cream the butter and sugar together in a large mixing bowl until light and fluffy.
3. Add the egg, water, vanilla and orange zest. Beat until smooth.
4. In a separate bowl, mix together the oats, flour, salt, soda, cranberries, cinnamon and cloves.
5. Gradually stir the oat mixture into the butter mixture until thoroughly combined.
6. Place by the spoonful or scoop onto a parchment-lined baking sheet.
7. Bake for 15 minutes or until lightly browned.

Note: Allow cookies to cool on tray for 2 minutes before transferring to wire rack to cool completely.

Next Up

Tasty Pecan Tassies Recipe

These tart-like goodies are the perfect mix of nuts and cookies. Make this traditional holiday treat with real maple syrup; you (and your guests) will love the homey taste.

Simple Homemade Fudge Recipe

With just five ingredients and five steps, this decadent fudge is a snap to make – and so irresistible that friends and family will gobble it up.

Homemade Marshmallows Recipe

Make the holidays extra-special with a batch of easy-to-make homemade marshmallows.

Gingersnap Cookies With Pumpkin Pie Dip Recipe

Transform your favorite pie into dip form and pair it with easy-to-make, made-from-scratch gingersnap cookies.

Fall Baking: A Homespun Recipe for Cranberry Apple Pie

Fresh seasonal flavors team up in a sweet and tangy recipe for the fall and the holidays to come.

Chocolate Brownie Pudding Recipe

This chocolate brownie pudding is the ultimate sinful treat. Somewhere between a brownie and a molten lava cake, this one is sure to satisfy any sweet tooth.

12 Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes That Aren't Pie

Put on your stretchy pants, and let’s get to business.

Creme Brulee Recipe

Surprise your sweetheart by learning how to make this classic dessert in your own kitchen.

Triple Chocolate Brownies Recipe

These super-decadent brownies combine three luscious kinds of chocolate that will make you swoon.

Perfect Pumpkin Pie

This quick and easy pumpkin pie recipe from the Bent Fork Bakery is perfect for any holiday party.
More from:

Thanksgiving Ideas

Go Shopping

Refresh your home with stylish products handpicked by HGTV editors.

On TV

Flip or Flop

6:30am | 5:30c

Flip or Flop

7:30am | 6:30c

Flip or Flop

8:30am | 7:30c

Flip or Flop

9:30am | 8:30c

Flip or Flop

10am | 9c

Flip or Flop

10:30am | 9:30c

Flip or Flop

11am | 10c

Flip or Flop

11:30am | 10:30c

No Demo Reno

12pm | 11c

No Demo Reno

1pm | 12c
On Tonight
On Tonight

My Lottery Dream Home

8pm | 7c
8:30pm | 7:30c

My Lottery Dream Home

10:30pm | 9:30c

My Lottery Dream Home

11:30pm | 10:30c

My Lottery Dream Home

12:30am | 11:30c

My Lottery Dream Home

1:30am | 12:30c
3:30am | 2:30c

Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss HGTV in your favorite social media feeds.

Related Pages