Gingerbread Boys

Gingerbread Boys

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very good

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Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

  • 1/2 c
    shortening
  • 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 2 Tbsp
    molasses and syrup to measure 1/2 cup
  • 1
    egg
  • 2 1/2 c
    flour
  • 3/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    ginger

How to Make Gingerbread Boys

Step-by-Step

  1. Beat shortening,sugar,molasses/syrup and egg. Sift together flour,salt, soda and ginger. Add to above mixture. Mix well. Chill 2 hours.
  2. Roll on floured surface fairly thin. Cut with gingerbread cutter{other designs will work too.
    Bake in a 350 degree oven for 8-10 minutes. Cool and decorate.

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About Gingerbread Boys

Course/Dish: Cookies
Hashtag: #Gingerbread



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