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Ginger Cut out Cookies

Sift together

  • 2 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 tsp. ground ginger
  • 1/2 tsp. nutmeg
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 2 tsp. baking powder

    Mix together and beat

  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 egg

    Add and beat well

  • 1/2 cup molasses

 

ginger bread cookie

  1. Stir in 1/2 of the flour mixture with hands.
  2. Add the rest of the flour and mix well.
  3. Chill 2 hours or overnight.
  4. Preheat oven to 325.
  5. Lightly grease cookie sheets.
  6. Roll out dough on well floured board and cut out.
  7. Bake 2" apart

8-10 min.>> makes 5 dozen cookies

CONGO BARS - summer time BBQ favorite-

  • 2/3 cup crisco oil ( vegetable oil)
  • 1 box of brown sugar
  • 3 eggs
  • 2 + 2/3cup flour
  • 2 tsp. baking powder
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1 - 6 ounce bag of chocolate chips
  1. Stir brown sugar into oil.
  2. Beat in one egg at a time.
  3. blend in flour, baking powder, salt and chocolate chips
  • bake at: 350 degrees
  • 25 min.
  • 9 X 13" pan ( spray pan)

 

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