Orange Sesame and Honey Cookies

Try these delicious easy to make cookies


  • 1 ¼ cups granulated sugar
  • ½ cup brown sugar
  • ½ cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • ⅓ cup toasted sesame seeds
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • ⅓ cup toasted sesame seeds
  • 2 teaspoons grated orange rind
  • 1 tablespoon orange juice
  • 1 tablespoon honeys
  • Parchment paper


Preheat oven to 350°. Combine granulated sugar, brown sugar, butter, and vanilla in a large bowl; beat with a mixer at medium speed until fluffy. Add egg; beat just until blended. Beat in flour, baking soda, and salt.

Beat 1/3 cup toasted sesame seeds, 2 table­spoons honey, and grated orange rind into cookie dough at medium speed. Place 1/3 cup toasted sesame seeds in a bowl; scoop dough by tablespoonfuls, and roll in sesame seeds. Arrange cookies 2 inches apart on parchment paper-lined baking sheets. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes. Combine orange juice and 1 tablespoon honey in a bowl; drizzle mixture over cooled cookies.

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