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Cookies- Gingerbread Man Recipe

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This recipe for Cookies- Gingerbread Man, by , is from Bodell Bistro From the Ol' Green Pot, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Grandma Bodell
Added: Thursday, April 12, 2007


1/2 C butter
1 C brown sugar, firmly packed
2 t. salt
2 t. soda
1 t. each cinnamon, cloves, ground ginger and allspice
1 1/2 C light molasses
About 6 1/2 C flour
2/3 flour to use for rolling out cookies
Goodies to decorate with: raisins, frosting, coconut, colored sugar, red hots.

Heat oven to 350.
Roll out on floured surface, cut with gingerbread man cookie cutter.
Cook 10 minutes.
Cool before frosting and decorating.




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