The Best Soft Ginger Cookies

Recipe by Breeze144
READY IN: 1hr 45mins
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Combine shortening, sugar, molasses and egg and beat throughly.
  • Add baking soda, cinnamon, ginger, and cloves to flour and mix together.
  • Gradually add flour mixture to shortening mixture.
  • Cover and chill for 1 hour.
  • Roll into 1 inch bals and roll in granulated sugar.
  • Place on cookie sheet (I like to flatten them slightly with bottom of a glass).
  • Bake at 325 for 8 minutes **very important not to over bake or else they won't be soft!**.
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