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Ginger Snap Cookie Recipe

Looking for an easy Ginger Snap Cookie recipe? Learn how to make Ginger Snap Cookie using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by lila_usa

Makes 48 servings



These cookies are pretty fool proof to make. If you're a ginger addict, you can increase the amount of ginger used.

Recipe Ingredients for Ginger Snap Cookie

1 cup packed brown sugar
3/4 cup sugar
1/4 cup molasses
1/4 cup shortening
1 tablespoon butter, softened
1 egg
1/2 teaspoon vanilla
2 1/2 cups flour
2 teaspoons baking soda
2 1/2 teaspoons ground ginger
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 cup cold strong coffee or water

Recipe Directions for Ginger Snap Cookie

  1. Preparation

  2. 1. Preheat oven to 350F.

  3. 2. Cream together first seven ingredients until smooth.

  4. 3. In another bowl combine the dry ingredients.

  5. 4. Pour the dry mixture into the wet mixture; mix well.

  6. 5. Add the coffee and knead the dough until all ingredients are incorporated and the dough forms into one ball that holds together.

  7. 6. Cut ball into 4 equal pieces.

  8. 7. Divide each pieces into 12 equal pieces.

  9. 8. Wet the palms of your hands slightly while doing the next step.

  10. 9. Roll the dough into a ball between the palms of your hands then press and flatted the dough onto the cookie (about 1/8-inch thick).

  11. 10. Place on a greased cookie sheet.

  12. 11. Bake cookies for 10 minutes (or until edges begin to brown and cookies crisp up when cool).

  13. WW POINTS for one cookie: 2

  14. Nutritional information for one cookie: 72 calories, 1.5g fat, 0.2g fiber

Categories

Dessert, Bake

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 18.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
66
Calories from Fat
13
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
1.4g
2%
Saturated Fat
0.5g
2%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
4mg
1%
Sodium
81mg
3%
Potassium
39mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
12.4g
4%
Dietary Fiber
0.2g
1%
Sugars
7.0g
Protein
0.8g
Vitamin A 0% 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
    Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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