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

  • 1Preheat 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.
  • 2I 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!
  • 3I 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