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Holiday Ginger Cookies

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword ginger cookies
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Chill time 1 hour
Total Time 27 minutes
Servings 3 dozen
Calories 177kcal


  • 1 1/2 cups butter
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup molasses
  • 2 drops Cinnamon Bark Vitality essential oil
  • 2 drops Clove Vitality essential oil
  • 4 drops Ginger Vitality essential oil
  • 4 cups flour
  • 4 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp salt
  • Coarse sugar for coating


  • In a stand mixer or large mixing bowl, cream the butter and sugar. Stir in the eggs and molasses until loose batter forms.
  • Add the drops of Cinnamon Bark, Clove and Ginger essential oils to the wet batter and stir through.
  • In a mixing bowl, combine the flour, baking soda and salt. Add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients and combine until hard dough forms.
  • Cover and chill in the fridge for at least 1 hour.
  • Preheat oven to 350.
  • Form cookie dough into 1 1/2″ balls and roll in the coarse sugar.
  • Place on baking sheet and bake for 10 to 12 minutes, or until soft and chewy.
  • Serve Holiday Ginger Cookies.


Adapted from: Gimme Some Oven


Serving: 1cookie | Calories: 177kcal