Great for tea parties. Crisp without being crumbly. Uses crystallized rather than fresh or preserved ginger.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
25 mins
cook:
10 mins
total:
35 mins
Servings:
24
Yield:
2 dozen
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Ingredients

24
Original recipe yields 24 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease 2 baking sheets.

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  • Beat butter, 1/2 cup white sugar, and brown sugar in a large bowl with an electric mixer until creamy, 1 to 2 minutes. Beat in egg, ground ginger, and salt. Gradually add flour until cookie dough comes together, 1 to 2 minutes. Fold in chopped crystallized ginger.

  • Place 2 tablespoons white sugar in a shallow dish. Shape dough into balls, and roll one side in sugar. Press onto prepared baking sheets.

  • Bake in the preheated oven until golden brown, 10 to 15 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

124 calories; protein 1.4g 3% DV; carbohydrates 20.8g 7% DV; fat 4.2g 6% DV; cholesterol 17.9mg 6% DV; sodium 172.5mg 7% DV. Full Nutrition