Edna's Ginger Cookies

READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by Doris S.

Delicious, easy and smells terrific when baking. Very crisp.

Top Review by kellyq

These are my all-time favorite cookies. They're the perfect amount of spice, the perfect texture, the perfect everything. A batch only lasts one day in my house. The recipe is amazing as-is, and sometimes I like to glaze them with 1c. powdered sugar and 2T lemon juice.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Melt butter and mix with oil.
  2. Add sugar and egg.
  3. Beat well.
  4. Separately, mix flour, baking soda and spices.
  5. Add flour mixture to butter mixture.
  6. Once incorporated, add molasses.
  7. Chill.
  8. Roll into balls (small walnut size).
  9. Roll balls in granulated sugar.
  10. Bake at 350 10- 12 minutes.
  11. Use foil on cookie sheet.

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