Gramma's Dusty Cookies

Gramma's Dusty Cookies

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Pat Duran

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We always enjoyed these cookies during the Holidays at Gram's..This was one we could help her make..But mostly we liked licking our fingers when we were done..we loved the powdered sugar we rolled them in...we could never get away with sneaking a few cookies to eat-- the powdered sugar on our faces always gave us away.
Loved her Brown Sugar Cookies too.. (posted)

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
dozen plus
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 3/4 c
    shorting or butter
  • 1 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1 large
    egg,beaten
  • 1/4 c
    molasses
  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • a pinch
    of salt
  • 2 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
    each of ground ginger and cinnamon
  • roll in
    powdered sugar

How to Make Gramma's Dusty Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat oven to 350^. Grease cookie sheet.
    Cream shortening and sugar, add egg and molasses. Blend well.
  2. Combine flour, soda, ginger, cinnamon and salt.
    Add the flour mixture to the creamed mixture --blending well.Cover and chill for 10 minutes.
  3. Form into ball the size of walnuts and then roll in powdered sugar.
    Place 2 inches apart on prepared cookie sheet..Bake for 10-12 minutes..do not brown.

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About Gramma's Dusty Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: Hungarian



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