Homemade Ginger Molasses Cookies

Recipe byPetite Gourmets
December 28, 2021

Super soft, chewy, and delicious recipe: Ginger Molasses Cookies!

Ginger Molasses Cookies are soft on the inside and crispy on the outside. This delicious recipe for Christmas cookies gets a caramel-like texture with molasses.

Try these Homemade Molasses Ginger Cookies for your celebratory meals. Serve with milk chocolate or white chocolate sauce. Enjoy your meal.

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Taste Score: %80
Difficulty Easy
Servings 8 people
Preparation 15 mins
Cooking 25 mins
Total 40 mins

Ingredients

Directions

  1. Sift the flour, baking powder, salt, ginger, cinnamon, allspice, cloves and vanilla into a large bowl. Set aside.
  2. Take the butter, sugar and molasses into the mixer bowl. Beat at high speed with the tip of the whisk for about 4-5 minutes, until it reaches a creamy consistency. Add the egg and mix for 1 more minute. Add the flour mixture to the butter mixture and mix for 1-2 more minutes until the dough comes together with the tip of the pallet, then take the dough to the counter. Shape the dough into a disc and wrap it with cling film. Let it rest in the refrigerator for 1-2 hours.
  3. Preheat your oven to 356 °F. Cover the bottom of two baking trays with baking paper and set aside. Flour your counter and rolling pin. Lightly flour the cookie dough and roll it out to a thickness of half an inch. Cut with cookie cutters as you wish. Place the cookies ½ " apart on the baking trays you prepared.
  4. Leave to cool in the refrigerator for 10-15 minutes.
  5. Bake the cookies in the preheated oven for 10-12 minutes. Let it cool on the wire. After the cookies have cooled, decorate as you wish and serve.
Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 1 Ginger Molasses Cookies
Serves 8
Amount Per Serving
Calories556
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 16.6 g21.3%
Cholesterol 61 mg20.3%
Sodium 148 mg6.4%
Protein 8.2 g16.4%
Potassium 535 mg11.4%
*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

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