Soft Ginger Cookies

1
Carole` Goodwin

By
@imagood1

fun cookie to make with your children

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
3 to 3-1/2 dozen
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
40 Min

Ingredients

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2-1/4 c
flour
2 tsp
ground ginger
1 tsp
baking soda
3/4 tsp
ground cinnamon
1/4 tsp
ground cloves
1/4 tsp
salt
1 c
white sugar
1 Tbsp
water
1/4 c
dark molasses
3/4 c
oleo (room temperature)
2 Tbsp
white sugar (in small bowl) sit to side

How to Make Soft Ginger Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350. Sift together flour, ginger, soda, cinnamon, cloves and salt. Set aside.

    In a large mixing bowl cream together oleo, 1 c sugar and egg until fluffy.

    Stir in water and molasses.

    Gradually stir in dry ingredients. Shape dough into walnut size balls – place balls onto ungreased cookie sheet and flatten slightly with bottom of drinking glass dipped in reserve sugar.

    Bake 8 to 10 minutes – allow cookies to cool before storing in airtight container.
  • 2The longer these last the better they taste. Makes 2 – 3 dozen (depending on size of the balls you make). I make these all the time – everyone loves them!!

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About Soft Ginger Cookies

Course/Dish: Other Snacks
Other Tag: For Kids




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