Spice Cookies (Gewurzplatzchen)
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Ready in: 30-60 minutes serves, Makes: 48 cookies
butter or margarine
brown sugar, firmly packed
flour unbleached, unsifted
How to Make Spice Cookies (Gewurzplatzchen)
1Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
2In a large bowl, cream together the butter, shortening and brown sugar until completely mixed. Stir in the egg and molasses until completely incorporated.
3Sift together the flour, salt, baking soda, and spices. Stir into the sugar mixture until completely mixed in.
4Scoop out the cookie dough using a spoon and form into 3/4-inch balls.
5Place 2 inches apart on greased baking sheets. Flatten each ball with the bottom of a glass that has been greased and dipped into sugar.
6Bake in preheated oven for 12 to 15 minutes.
Let cookies cool completely on racks then store in airtight containers.
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