Sugar 'n Spice Cookies

Sugar 'n Spice Cookies Recipe

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Emily Smith-Haywood


I found this in a box of old family recipes - it was a gift from a Ms. Kurzawa to my grandmother, who apparently loved these cookies. When I made them, they even won over our resident ginger snap hater - he ate almost the whole batch!

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3/4 c
1 c
1 large
3/4 tsp
ground cloves
1/4 c
2 c
3/4 tsp
2 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
1 tsp
powdered sugar

How to Make Sugar 'n Spice Cookies


  • 1Mix shortening, sugar, eggs, and molasses.
  • 2Blend dry ingredients in a separate bowl, then stir into shortening mixture.
  • 3Form dough into 1 in. balls, then place about 2 in. apart on greased cookie sheets.
  • 4Bake @ 350 for 10-12 min.
  • 5Roll in powdered sugar while still warm. Makes approx. 5 doz.
  • 6An additional note from Ms. Kurzawa: "Save some to eat AFTER they're cool, too!"

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Course/Dish: Cookies

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