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.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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

Step-By-Step

1Cream shortening and sugar.
Add egg and then beat well.
2Add molasses and vinegar.
Mix all the spices, flour, baking powder then sift.
3Sift the dry ingredients into the liquid mixture. Add the water and mix it well!
4The 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