You are here: Home » Recipes » Ginger Cookies Ginger Cookies Recipe by Favorite Recipes Press Yield 4 dozen These simple cookies make a great after-dinner snack. PrintEmail Ingredients 1 1/2 cups margarine, melted1/2 cup molasses2 cups sugar2 -- eggs4 cups flour4 teaspoons soda2 teaspoons cinnamon1 teaspoon ginger1 teaspoon cloves -- sugar Instructions Preheat oven to 350F. Add molasses, sugar and eggs to the margarine. Beat well. Sift together and add to this mixture flour, soda and spices. Refrigerate the dough for several hours. Make into small balls. Roll in sugar. Bake until firm or brown, about 8 to 10 minutes. Recipe reprinted with permission from the Junior League of Hampton Roads Virginia Hospitality (Junior League of Hampton Roads, Inc., Newport News, Virginia, 1975).