Gingersnaps (Pepparkakor)

Recipe by IngridH
READY IN: 40mins
SERVES: 20
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Bring sugar, syrup, ginger, and cloves to a boil in a medium saucepan.
  • Place the butter in a large mixing bowl.
  • Add the baking soda to the sugar mixture, then pour over the butter.
  • Stir until the butter is melted.
  • Add the egg and flour. Mix until thoroughly blended.
  • Knead the dough, then place in the refrigerator to chill.
  • Roll out the dough on a floured board to 1/16 inch thickness.
  • Using a knife or fancy cookie cutters, cut the dough into shapes.
  • Place cookies on a greased (or nonstick) baking sheet.
  • Bake at 325F for 8-10 minutes.
  • Cookies will firm up as they cool.
  • Re-roll the scraps and repeat until all of the dough is used.
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