Momma's Soft Ginger Cookies Recipe

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Momma's Soft Ginger Cookies

Ezzie Bromwich

By
@ladygumshoe1

This was my mother's recipe and I loved it when holidays arrived so we would be blessed with a couple of cookies.


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Serves:

8 dozen

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 c
sugar
1
egg
2 Tbsp
vinegar
2 tsp
cinnamon
½ tsp
nutmeg
1 tsp
salt
1 c
oil/shortening
2 c
molasses
7 c
flou
2 Tbsp
ginger
4 tsp
baking powder
1 c
boiling water

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream shortening and sugar.
Add egg and then beat well.
2
Add molasses and vinegar.
Mix all the spices, flour, baking powder then sift.
3
Sift the dry ingredients into the liquid mixture. Add the water and mix it well!
4
The dough will be soft. Roll into balls or drop by teaspoon on greased baking sheet. Sprinkle with sugar and then Bake.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Spice/Herb/Seasoning
Regional Style: American