Ginger cookies

(Originally from The Settlement Cook Book.)

These have a lot of zest.


(4 dozen cookies)


  1. Cream the butter and sugar togather.
  2. Add the egg (beaten) and the molasses.
  3. Sift the rest of the dry ingredients together and add to the mixture.
  4. Form into 1-inch balls and roll in granulated sugar.
  5. Place 2 inches apart on a greased cookie sheet and bake at for 10 to 12 minutes.


Difficulty: easy.
Time: 10 minutes preparation, 10 minutes cooking.
Precision: measure the ingredients.


Evelyn C. Leeper 
AT&T Information Systems, Middletown, New Jersey, USA 
Recipe last modified: 20 Oct 86

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