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

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  • 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

  1. Cream shortening, sugar and eggs, lightly; Mix flour and spices together.
  2. Add to egg mixture with molasses. (be careful NOT to over-mix. Combine ingredients until everything is moist and stop.)
  3. Form 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




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