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  • Summary

    Easy Gingerbread Cookies are thick, soft, and perfectly maintain their adorable shape. This dough is a dream to work with and the cookies can be made ahead of time! Easy cookie icing included.

    Ingredients

    • 3 cups (381 grams) all-purpose flour
    • 1 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • 11/4 teaspoons ground ginger
    • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves
    • 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
    • 1 1/2 sticks (170 grams) unsalted butter, at room temperature
    • 1/2 cup (100 grams) packed light brown sugar
    • 1/2 cup (168 grams) unsulfured molasses
    • 1 large egg
    • 2 cups (250 grams) powdered sugar
    • 2 to 3 tablespoons milk
    • 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 24
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 194 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 6 g 9.2%
    • Saturated Fat: 4 g 18.2%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 15 mg 5.14%
    • Sodium: 103 mg 4.31%
    • Calcium: 29 mg 2.93%
    • Potassium: 128 mg 3.66%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 6.21%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 34 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 2.07%
    • Sugar: 21 g
    • Protein: 2 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 3.61%
    • Vitamin C 0.01%
    • Vitamin D 0.24%
    • * 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 - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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