Traditional Christmas Cookie Recipe
Everyone loves cookies at the holidays, well, most everyone. Here's a fun traditional Christmas cookie recipe, just like Grandma used to make!
Traditional Molasses Cookies
¾ cup butter, softened
1 cup sugar
1 large egg
¼ tsp salt
½ tsp ginger
½ tsp cinnamon
2 tsp baking soda
¼ cup molasses
2 ¼ cups flour
sugar for dipping
Preheat oven to 350 degrees f.
Cream butter and sugar together. Add egg and mix until combined. Add spices and molasses and mix thoroughly. Add the flour and mix a final time until everything is well combined.
Spoon dough into balls and roll smooth. Dip the dough ball into the sugar and place on a baking sheet.
Bake about 9-11 minutes (time will vary based on your oven).
Enjoy! And remember to share some with your friends!