Gingerbread (THe Ultimate Holiday Cookie)

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Gingerbread (THe Ultimate Holiday Cookie)
Gingerbread (THe Ultimate Holiday Cookie)

PREP TIME

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minutes

TOTAL TIME

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minutes

SERVINGS

40

servings

PREP TIME

--

minutes

TOTAL TIME

--

minutes

SERVINGS

40

servings

Ingredients

  • 1

    cup shortening

  • 1

    cup white sugar

  • 1

    cup molasses

  • 1

    egg, slightly beaten

  • 5

    cups all purpose-flour

  • 1/2

    tsp salt

  • 1

    tbs cinnamon

  • 2

    tsp ginger

  • 1

    tsp ground cloves

  • 1

    tsp ground nutmeg

Directions

- Beat shortening and sugar together until light and fluffy. Add molasses and egg and beat well. - Sift together dry ingredients. Combine with shortening mixture and form into 5 balls. - Wrap dough in wax paper; chill for 1 hour - Preheat oven to 350 - Roll out 1 ball of dough on floured surface to 1/8 inch thick. (Keep balls refrigerated until needed) Cut with floured cookie cutters. - Bake each batch on buttered baking sheets for 8-10 min.

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