MY GRANDMA'S BEST GINGERSNAPS
Family Tested & Approved
all purpose flour
In a large bowl, combine the sugar, shortening,molasses, and egg and mix well. In a separtate bowl, combine dry ingredients and stir into creamed mixture.
Cover and chill for 1 hour. Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Turn the dough out onto a lightly floured bread board and shape it into balls, dip the tops in sugar
Place the balls on a greased baking sheet and bake for 10 to 12 minutes.