Yield: Yields about 40 cookies.
These snaps have a crunchy texture and a good, spicy warmth.
For the best results, measure your flour by weight instead of volume. (1 cup of all-purpose flour equals 4-1/2 oz.) If you don’t have a scale, be sure to use the proper technique when filling your measuring cups.
Beautiful cookies, I made them as cutouts to trim our tree. Luckily I overcooked half the batch, because if not I would have eaten them all!! I added a little more ginger and cinnamon, just because.
Ginger Snaps have been my favorite cookie since I was a kid so when I came across this recipe I was elated. This is such a simple, no-fuss recipe that I had everything on hand plus I had some crystalized ginger in my pantry that I decided to chop and add to the top. They turned out perfect! This recipe produces a cookie with just the right amount of crunch, the perfect amount of spice and everything that makes a Ginger Snap pure heaven. When these were finished baking, I brewed a cup of Orange Pekoe Tea to have with them and realized that it's true when they say, "The simplest things are always the best."
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