Holiday Cookie Recipe Swap
Oct 1, 2011

Cookie swap: Lesli's ginger cookie recipe

By: Style At Home
Style at Home
Holiday Cookie Recipe Swap
Oct 1, 2011

Cookie swap: Lesli's ginger cookie recipe

By: Style At Home

I have given this recipe out to many people over the years. These cookies are addictive!

Ingredients
  • 2 ¼ c flour
  • 2 1/2 tsp ground ginger
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp ground cinnamon
  • ½ tsp ground cloves
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • 1 cup butter
  • ¾ cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tbl water
  • ¼ cup molasses
To dip in:

  • 2-3 tbl large granulated sugar

Directions
1
Preheat over to 350 degrees

2 Mix dry ingredients - first 6 ingredients.

3 In a large bowl, cream butter & 1 cup of sugar until fluffy.

4 Beat in egg, water and molasses.

5 Combine with dry ingredients

6 Shape in 1-inch size balls, dip top in sugar, place with room to expand on baking sheet, slightly flatten with bottom of a glass.

7 Bake for 8-10 minutes. Cookies should crack Do not overcook or else they will be hard cookies. Cool on a rack.
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Cookie swap: Lesli's ginger cookie recipe