JO-ANNE'S GINGERBREAD MEN

 

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Ingredients

  • 1 cup margarine
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 2/3 cups fancy molasses
  • 2/3 cups warm strong coffee
  • 5 cups cake flour
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 2 tsp ginger
  • 1 tsp cloves
  • 1 tsp cinnamon

Directions

  • Preheat oven to 350.
  • Cream shortening and sugar together in large bowl until light and fluffy.
  • Add molasses and coffee.
  • Add spices, salt and soda to flour, sift and then add to shortening.
  • Blend thoroughly.
  • Chill at least two hours.
  • Roll very thinly 1/8” on a floured board.
  • Bake on a lightly greased cookie sheet for 7 minutes.
  • Makes 42 regular gingerbread men and 6 dozen additional 2” shapes.
  • Do not over bake.

Notes

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