Ginberbread men cookies (corrected)

Yield: 1 Servings

Measure Ingredient
⅓ cup Shortening
1 cup Brown sugar
1½ cup Dark molasses
⅔ cup Cold water
2½ cup FLOUR***
2 teaspoons Baking soda
1 teaspoon Salt
1 teaspoon Allspice
1 teaspoon Ginger
1 teaspoon Cloves
1 teaspoon Cinnamon

Mix shortening, sugar, and molasses thoroughly. Stir in water. Blend all dry ingredients. Blend all together. Chill. Heat oven to 350.

Roll dough to ¼" thick. Cut into shapes. Place far apart on a lightly greased cookie sheet. Bake 10-12 minutes (cut baking time in half if you want them soft) Ice when cool.

Makes 2½ dozen

Posted to Bakery-Shoppe Digest V1 #443 by dgarz@... (Diana M.

Garz) on Dec 8, 1997

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