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Chewy Ginger Cookies Recipe

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1 cup white sugar
1 tsp vanilla
1 egg
tsp minced ginger
2 cups flour
2 tsp baking soda
1 tsp cinnamon
1 tsp salt
tsp ground cloves

Cream 3/4 cup of butter with 1 cup white sugar and 1 t vanilla. Beat until light and fluffy.
Add 1 egg and 1/4 cup of molasses and beat well. Add 3/4 t of minced ginger.

In a separate bowl, combine 2 1/4 cup flour, 2 t baking soda, 1 t salt, 1 t cinnamon, 1/2 t ground cloves. Add to butter mixture. Chill for at least 1 hour.
Shape into 3/4" balls and roll in white sugar to coat.

Place 2 " apart on cookie sheet. Bake @ 375 degrees for 7-8 minutes.





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