Chewy Molasses Ginger Cookies Recipe

Looking for an easy Chewy Molasses Ginger Cookies recipe? Learn how to make Chewy Molasses Ginger Cookies using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by soniii___x3

Makes 48 servings



38cal; fat-0.7g; makes about 4 dozen

Recipe Ingredients for Chewy Molasses Ginger Cookies

1 Nonstick cooking spray
2 1/2 tbsp unsweetened applesauce
2 1/2 tbsp margarine, softened
2/3 cup brown sugar
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon ground ginger
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1 egg
1/4 cup dark molasses
1 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 cup whole wheat flour
1/4 cup granulated sugar
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon

Recipe Directions for Chewy Molasses Ginger Cookies

  1. Spray cookie sheet with nonstick spray; set aside.

  2. In a large mixing bowl beat the applesauce and margarine with an electric mixer on medium to high speed for 30 seconds.

  3. Add the brown sugar, baking soda, ginger, and 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon; beat until combined.

  4. Beat in egg and molasses. Beat in as much of the all-purpose and whole wheat flour as you can with the mixer. Stir in any remaining flour with a wooden spoon. Cover and chill in the refrigerator for 1 hour.

  5. Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Combine the granulated sugar and 1 teaspoon cinnamon. Roll balls in sugar-cinnamon mixture.

  6. Place 2 inches apart on prepared cookie sheet.

  7. Bake in a 350 degree F oven for 10 to 11 minutes or until set and tops are cracked.

  8. Remove from cookie sheet. Cool on a wire rack. Makes about 4 dozen.

Categories

Dessert, Snacks, Christmas, Bake

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 11.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
38
Calories from Fat
6
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
0.7g
1%
Saturated Fat
0.1g
1%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
4mg
1%
Sodium
36mg
1%
Potassium
39mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
7.4g
2%
Dietary Fiber
0.1g
0%
Sugars
4.0g
Protein
0.5g
Vitamin A 1% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 1% Iron 2%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C+
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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