Old Fashioned Ginger Snaps

Old Fashioned Ginger Snaps Recipe

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Kat Ryan

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@Katdotson

this recipe has been in our family since the early 1900's

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Ingredients

3/4 c
shortening
1 c
sugar
2 c
flour
1
egg
2 tsp
baking soda
1/4 c
Molasses
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
ginger powder
1 tsp
cloves
1 tsp
salt

How to Make Old Fashioned Ginger Snaps

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cream shortening, sugar and eggs, lightly; Mix flour and spices together.
  • 2Add to egg mixture with molasses. (be careful NOT to over-mix. Combine ingredients until everything is moist and stop.)
  • 3Form small balls and roll them in granulated sugar. Bake 9 minutes at 350 degrees

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About Old Fashioned Ginger Snaps

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy