Ingredient: shortening

  • Molasses Ginger Cookies

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    Molasses Ginger Cookies
    From Kathrine Page
    1. Set oven to 350.
    2. In a medium bowl, stir together flour, ginger, baking soda, cinnamon, cloves, and salt.
    3. Set aside. In a large bowl beat shortening until soft.
    4. Gradually add the 2 cups of sugar; beat until fluffy.
    5. Add eggs and molasses; beat well.
    6. Add half the flour mixture; beat until combined.
    7. Stir remaining flour in with a wooden spoon.
    8. Using a scooper, shape dough into balls.
    9. Place on cookie sheet, then one at a time roll in raw sugar and return to cookie sheet.
    10. Bake 12-14 minutes.
    11. Let stand before moving to a cooling rack.