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Giant Ginger Cookies

Source: www.cookbooks.com/Recipe-Details.aspx?id=149577

Ingredients

  1. 4 1/2 c. flour
  2. 4 tsp. ginger
  3. 2 tsp. baking soda
  4. 1 1/2 tsp. cinnamon
  5. 1 tsp. cloves
  6. 1/4 tsp. salt
  7. 1 1/2 c. shortening
  8. 2 c. sugar
  9. 2 eggs
  10. 1/2 c. molasses
  11. 1/4 c. sugar for coating

Directions

  1. Mix together with mixer the shortening and sugar until fluffy.
  2. Add eggs and molasses and mix on slow speed until blended.
  3. Add flour mixture a little at a time.
  4. The dough will be stiff.