Orange Creamsicle Cookies

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Heyyyyyyy! It’s Tiffany from Creme de la Crumb here to share one heck of an awesome cookie recipe with you. Ever had a 50/50 bar? AKA a dreamsicle bar?? The orange-vanilla variety of ice cream bar? If you know what I’m talking bout then you are probably drooling a little bit right now because they are amazing!!

orange creamsicle cookies stacked on a white plate.

Well these cookies? They’re pretty much like the non-frozen version of a 50/50 bar. Orange and vanilla plus chunks of white chocolate…. These are so incredible and absolutely perfect for summertime! The perfect way to wrap up a backyard bbq or a long day in the sun right!? Right.

Orange Creamsicle cookies stacked on a white plate.

Recipe adapted from Mel’s Kitchen Cafe

Orange Creamsicle Cookies

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Orange and vanilla plus chunks of white chocolate…. These are so incredible and absolutely perfect for summertime! 
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 8 minutes
Total Time 18 minutes
Author Tiffany
Servings: 24 Cookies


  • 2 3/4 cups flour
  • 3/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup butter softened
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoons orange zest 1-2 oranges
  • 2 cups white chocolate chips


  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees. In a medium bowl whisk together flour, baking soda, salt, and salt.
  • In a large bowl cream together butter and sugars until light and fluffy. Add egg, vanilla, and orange zest and mix well.
  • Add dry ingredients to wet ingredients and mix until all ingredients are incorporated. Stir in chocolate chips.
  • Dust hands with flour, then shape 2-3 tablespoons of cookie dough into a ball (doesn't need to be a perfect ball, just shape it a bit) and place on baking a baking sheet. Repeat with remaining dough, placing dough balls about 2-3 inches apart on the sheet.
  • Bake for 8-10 minutes, then allow to cool on the baking sheet for 10-15 minutes before transferring to a cooling rack to cool completely. Store in airtight container at room temperature.


Serves: 24

Calories238kcal (12%)Carbohydrates29g (10%)Protein3g (6%)Fat13g (20%)Saturated Fat8g (40%)Cholesterol30mg (10%)Sodium168mg (7%)Potassium69mg (2%)Fiber1g (4%)Sugar18g (20%)Vitamin A253IU (5%)Vitamin C1mg (1%)Calcium40mg (4%)Iron1mg (6%)

All nutritional information is based on third party calculations and is only an estimate. Each recipe and nutritional value will vary depending on the brands you use, measuring methods and portion sizes per household.

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword cookie recipes, cookies, orange creamsicle cookies
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Tiffany is an avid cook and photographer who enjoys eating food as much as she does preparing it. She likes to focus on quick, no-fuss meals with lots of big, bold flavors the whole family will love. Putting her own tasty spin on a classic meal or flavor combination is her passion!

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  1. I’m not a big fan of orange creamsicle at all, but the orange in the cookie is subtle!! I like it? And my boyfriend (who is a huge Orange creamsicle fan) loves them!

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