Old Fashioned Ginger Cookies
Old Fashioned Ginger Cookies
These delightful cookies fill the house with the old fashioned smell of ginger and apple sauce. Description: These cookies are especially tasty and attractive with apple butter in the center.
Old Fashioned Ginger Cookies
Old Fashioned Ginger Cookies
These delightful cookies fill the house with the old fashioned smell of ginger and apple sauce. Description: These cookies are especially tasty and attractive with apple butter in the center.
    Ingredients
    • ¾cup butter or margarine
    • ¾cup brown sugar
    • cup Tree Top Apple Sauce
    • cup molasses
    • 1 egg
    • 3 ¼cups flour
    • 1teaspoon baking soda
    • ½teaspoon salt
    • 1 ½teaspoon ginger
    • 1teaspoon cinnamon
    • ¼teaspoon cloves
    • Apple butter for toppingif desired
    Instructions
    1. In a mixer, cream the butter or margarine with the brown sugar. Then add the apple sauce, molasses, and egg. Beat for about 2 minutes, scraping sides. Mixture will not combine completely. Combine the dry ingredients in a separate bowl and then add to apple sauce mixture. Mix until dough is smooth, about 3 or 4 minutes. Drop rounded teaspoon-fulls on an ungreased cookie sheet. Make a depression in the center and fill with about a half teaspoon of apple butter (if desired). Bake at 350°F for 12 to 14 minutes.