Family Recipes

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Grandma McQuade's (Emma J.) Ginger Cookies

Contributed by: Gail Heather Davis

( I suggest you cut the recipe in half as it makes a bunch!)
 
  1 lb. lard
  1 pint of dark Molasses( 2 cups)
Heat lard and molasses together- allow to cool and then add the rest of
the ingredients.
  1 tablespoon baking soda
  1 teaspoon salt
  1 teaspoon ginger
     enough flour to make a stiff dough
 
Roll out, cut into shapes and bake in 400 degree oven for about 4-5
minutes. Decorate as you wish.