Ginger Cookies Recipe

This recipe for ginger cookies is sure to be a favorite in your home. Photo by Veronica Hill.

This recipe for ginger cookies is sure to be a favorite in your home. Photo by Veronica Hill.

 Every Christmas, my step-mom Debi makes this delicious ginger cookies recipe for family and friends. These are the perfect mix of sweet, spicy and peppery — and they have the perfect chewy bite. I’m going to make a video for these soon, but in the meantime, I hope you enjoy the recipe!

Ginger Cookies Recipe

Ginger Cookies Recipe

Ingredients

  • 3/4 cup butter
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup dark molasses
  • 1 egg
  • 2 1/4 cups flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon ginger
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves

Instructions

  1. Cream butter, sugar, molasses and egg together until fluffy.
  2. Mix dry ingredients together and stir into molasses mixture. Chill dough for at least 1 hour.
  3. Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Shape dough into balls and roll in granulated sugar. Place 2 inches apart on greased cookie sheet. Bake 10 minutes, or until the surface of the cookies crack.
  4. Cool slightly, then remove to wire racks to cool completely.

Recipe from Jason Hill / CookingSessions.com

http://cookingsessions.com/ginger-cookies-recipe/