Bran Spiced Cookies
I like to put cream cheese frosting on top of cookies.
1 1/2 cbran flakes cereal
1 3/4 csifted all purpose flour
1/2 cbutter or margarine ; softened
1/2 cbrown sugar, firmly packed
How to Make Bran Spiced Cookies
- Crush cereal.
- Cream together : shortening and the sugar ; add the egg ; mix thoroughly.
- Stir soda into the molasses and add to the creamed mixture.
- Sift together : sifted flour and add salt , ginger and cinnamon ; Add to creamed mixture.
- Add crushed cereal to the mixture.
- Chill for 1 hour until firm to roll.
- Cut 1/4" thick slices and place on a lightly greased cookie sheet , 2" apart.
- Bake @ 375° for 12-15 minutes. Cool on a wire rack.
- Can be frosted if desired.