Sinful Gingerbread Cookies

Overview

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Name: Sinful Gingerbread Cookies

Inspired by: League of Legends

Serving Size: 24 cookies

Secret Ingredient: Dark molasses (provides dark binding)

"While I may be focused on freeing my people from the tyranny...there's always room for pie." - Morgana

Chef's Note

Eggless chocolate-dipped gingerbread. Not everyone digs the chocolate, but those who do can't get enough of it.

Recipe

Making the Sinful Gingerbread Cookies


You will need:

  • 3 cups flour
  • 3/4 cup dark brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 3/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 tablespoon cinnamon
  • 1 tablespoon ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 12 tablespoons butter
  • 3/4 cup dark molasses
  • 2 tablespoons milk

Instructions:

  1. Mix dry ingredients until thoroughly combined.
  2. Cut in butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs.
  3. While stirring, add molasses and milk.
  4. Roll out dough between two sheets of waxed or parchment paper (~1/4" thick) on top of a baking sheet. (You will likely have multiple stacks.)
  5. Freeze 15-20 minutes, or refrigerate at least 2 hours (can refrigerate overnight).
  6. When ready to bake, preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (177 degrees C).
  7. Peel off top paper from one of the dough sheets.
  8. Cut dough with a gingerbread person cookie cutter, and transfer to oiled baking sheet. Space ~3/4" apart.
  9. Bake until set (~8 minutes).

Making the (Optional) Chocolate Dip


You will need:

  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 8 chocolate squares or 1 cup chocolate chips

Instructions:

  1. Melt ingredients over stove or in microwave-safe bowl (~30 seconds). Do not overcook.
  2. Once cookies have cooled, spoon chocolate dip on top.
  3. Enjoy cookies warm or cold!

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