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    Use a triple hit of ginger—fresh, ground, and crystallized—and blackstrap molasses to lift your ginger cookies to the next level. The dough is rolled in raw sugar for a sparkly effect.

    Ingredients

    • 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
    • 2 1/2 teaspoons ground ginger
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda
    • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground nutmeg
    • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
    • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
    • 3/4 cup (packed) dark brown sugar
    • 1/2 cup vegetable shortening (preferably trans-fat free)
    • 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature
    • 1 large egg
    • 1/2 cup blackstrap (robust) molasses
    • 2 teaspoons finely grated peeled ginger
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • 1/2 cup finely chopped crystallized ginger
    • 1 cup raw or sanding sugar

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 48
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 93 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 4 g 6.22%
    • Saturated Fat: 2 g 8.69%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 5 mg 1.7%
    • Sodium: 62 mg 2.6%
    • Calcium: 13 mg 1.27%
    • Potassium: 74 mg 2.12%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 3.67%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 14 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 1.29%
    • Sugar: 8 g
    • Protein: 1 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 1.19%
    • Vitamin C 0.03%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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