Spice Cookies

1
malinda sargent

By
@GREEKROSE2005

Got these from our neighbor when we lived in Florida. So good esp in winter!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
3 dozen
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

  • 3/4 c
    shortening, butter flavor
  • 1 c
    white sugar
  • 1
    egg
  • 1/4 c
    dark molasses
  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1 tsp
    cinnamon
  • 3/4 tsp
    clove, ground
  • 3/4 tsp
    ginger powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    nutmeg ( optional or pumpkin pie spice )

How to Make Spice Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Cream shortening, sugars together until creamy. add eggs and mix until thoroughly mixed, add molasses and mix well.
  2. Incorporate dry ingredients and slowly mix into wet ingredients.
  3. Form into walnut sized balls. Do either one of two options.
  4. Either roll balls in white sugar or press bottom of glass in sugar then onto cookies (I opt for 2nd most of the time)
  5. bake at 375 for 10-12 minutes.

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Course/Dish: Cookies




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