Oatmeal Gingersnaps

Traci Coleman

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@TraciB70

I wanted to make something a little different than the regular ol' gingersnap or gingerbread cookie. This has such a GREAT spice to it and if you like gingersnaps, you should try this!


Original recipe from Taste of Home website.


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Serves:

About 4 dozen cookies

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

50 Min

Ingredients

1/2 c
butter, softened
1 c
sugar
1
egg
1/4 c
molasses
1 1/2 c
flour
3/4 c
oats (quick cooking)
1 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
ground ginger
1/4 tsp
ground cloves
additional sugar for rolling

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350. In mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar. Add egg and combine well. Add molasses and mix.
2
In separate bowl, combine flour, oats, soda, ginger, and cloves.
3
Slowly add dry ingredients to the sugar mixture.
4
Form into balls and roll in the additional sugar.
5
Place on cookie sheet about 3 inches apart. Flatten with bottom of a glass dipped in sugar. Bake 8-10 minutes, being careful not to overbake.
6
Remove from cookie sheet and cool on rack.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies