Ginger Drops

mary Armstrong

By
@emit1961

Mom's recipe.


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Serves:

7 dozen

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Ingredients

3 c
flour
2 tsp
baking soda
2 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
clove, ground
2 Tbsp
ginger
3/4 c
butter or margarine
3/4 c
shortening
2 c
sugar
2
eggs
1/2 c
molasses

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven 350 degrees.
2
Sift flour, baking soda, cinnamon, cloves and ginger together.
3
In a separate bowl, cream the butter or margarine, shortening and sugar together until fluffy.
4
Now add the eggs, one at a time and stir hard after each addition.
5
Mix in the molasses and flour mixture thoroughly.
6
Drop by teaspoonfuls onto an ungreased baking sheet. Be sure to allow for spreading. Bake 12-15 minutes. Cool before removing from cooking sheet.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies