Old Fashioned Ginger Cookies

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 147
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 41.6
  • Total Fat: 2.3 g
  • Cholesterol: 2.1 mg
  • Sodium: 13.3 mg
  • Total Carbs: 4.9 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.1 g
  • Protein: 0.5 g

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Soft, Cracked, sugar coated Soft, Cracked, sugar coated
Number of Servings: 147


    5 Cups Flour
    2 Tsp Baking Soda
    1 TBSP Ground Gingerj
    1/2 Tsp Ground Cinnamon
    1/2 Tsp Ground Cloves
    3/4 Cup Canola Oil (or 1 cup Butter)
    2 Cups Sugar
    2 Eggs Beaten
    1/2 Cup Molasses
    2 Tsp Fresh Lemon Juice


Makes approx. 12 dozen Cookies. Preheat oven to 325F.

Sift together Flour, Baking Soda and Spices.

Cream together Oil (or Butter) and 2 Cups of Sugar.

Stir in beaten Eggs, Molasses and Lemon Juice.

Add Flour mixture to Sugar mixture and blend thoroughly. Shape dough into 3/4" balls. Roll in remaining sugar and place 2" apart on greased cookie sheets. Bake for 12 minutes until just firm to the touch. Cool on wire rack.

Number of Servings: 147

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user VALACHO.

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  • these were yummy- I subbed 1/2 c. applesauce for the oil and used 1 1/2 c. Splenda and 1/2 c. white sugar.
    Made a ton!
    - 11/15/08

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