Ginger Dream Cookies

1
Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

I got this delicious Ginger cookie recipe from " Yankee Magazine" They are delicious, one of my all time favorite cookies..soft and chewy!

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
24-48 depending how big you make them
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

  • 4 1/2 c
    all-purpose flour
  • 4 tsp
    ground ginger
  • 2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 1/4 tsp
    ground cinnamon
  • 3/4 tsp
    ground cloves
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1 1/4 c
    shortening
  • 2 c
    sugar
  • 2 Tbsp
    light cream
  • 2
    eggs
  • 1/2 c
    molasses
  • 3/4 c
    sugar

How to Make Ginger Dream Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven 350 degrees.

    In a medium bowl stir together with a whisk the flour, ginger, baking soda, cinnamon, cloves and salt. Set aside.

    In a large bowl beat shortening, sugar, cream, eggs and molasses on low speed until well blended. Add dry mixture, a little at a a time on low speed, mix until blended.
  2. I sometimes make giant cookies using an ice cream scoop, spray the inside. If not I use a heaped table spoon. Place remaining sugar in a shallow plate. Drop dough by scoopfuls or spoonfuls onto sugar, Roll, coat well. then place on cookie sheet.

    If I am making with ice cream scoop, I do six per pan, otherwise I do twelve.

    Bake 11-13 min, do not over bake. You want these chewy and soft!
  3. I use my KitchenAid mixer to make these with little mess and a lot of saved time!

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About Ginger Dream Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Hashtag: #Ginger



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