Nutcracker Museum

Bavarian Leavenworth, Washington


Carrot cake is a favorite, so here is a recipe for Orange Carrot Pecan cookies that will satisfy those same taste buds
3/4 c butter
1 c. sugar  
1 c. cooked, mashed carrots  
1 egg  
1 tsp vanilla  
2 c. flour  
2 tsp baking powder  
1/2 tsp salt  
3/4 c. chopped pecans  
orange icing  








Cream butter and sugar.   Add egg and beat until fluffy.  Add carrots and vanilla.  Add flour mixed with baking powder and salt.  Mix well.  Drop by spoonful onto greased cookie sheet.  Bake at 375º for 8 to 10 minutes until lightly golden.  Cool 5 minutes and remove from pan.

Added 10/24/16


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Federal ID #91-2143303

A Non-Profit 501(c)3 Organization


Contact Us

735 Front Street
P.O. Box 2212
Leavenworth, WA 98826

(509) 548-4573

Open 7 Days a Week
1:00PM - 5:00PM

Nutcracker Museum Mission Statement:

"To foster and encourage the interest of the general public of the importance of nuts in the diets of humans throughout history and in the evolution of the nutcracker. No other tool or collectible has shown such a wide diversity of material and design as the implements used to crack the hard shell of a nut"

Museum Admission:

Adults  - $5.00  (Ages 17 - 64yrs)
Seniors - $3.50  (Age 65yrs +)
Youth   - $2.00  (Ages 6 - 16yrs)
Child    - FREE   (Ages 0 - 5yrs)
Active Military - FREE (Spouse & Children Free with ID)