Spice Cookie Cutouts & Frosting
Last updated 12/24/2019 at 3:04pm
The perfect holiday sweets for an old-fashioned swap with friends.
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup light (mild) molasses
2 teaspoons ground ginger
1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
2 teaspoons baking soda
1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, cut into chunks, or substitute margarine
1 large egg, beaten
3 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
Ornamental Frosting (recipe follows)
1. In 3-quart saucepan, heat sugar, molasses, ginger, cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg and pepper to boiling over medium heat, stirring occasionally. Remove saucepan from...