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Gingerbread Men (Pepperidge Farm Copycat) by Todd Wilbur

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“From Top Secret Recipes Have not tried this, but it's been in my recipe binder forever. I must be ready for colder weather.”
36 cookies

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 300°F.
  2. Cream together sugars, shortening, molasses, eggs and vanilla in large bowl; beat with electric mixer till smooth.
  3. In another large bowl, combine flour, baking soda, baking powder, ginger, salt, cinnamon, and cloves; add dry mixture to wet, stirring as you add.
  4. Roll a portion of dough out on heavily-floured surface.
  5. Roll to under 1/4-inch thick.
  6. Cut cookies using a human-shaped cookie cutter or any other cookie cutter you want.
  7. Place cookies on oiled cookie sheet and bake for 15-18 minutes.
  8. Bake only one sheet of cookies at a time!

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