- 1.5 stick butter (unsalted, room temp)
- 1.25 cup sugar
- 1.5 tsp salt
- 1 whole egg
- .75 cup molasses
- 1.5 tbsp baking soda
- 2.5 cup flour
- 1.5 tsp ground ginger
- .5 tsp nutmeg
- 1 tsp cinnamon
- Cream butter, sugar + salt until light and fluffy with paddle attachment
- Add egg and mix well, scrape down the bowl
- Add molasses and mix well, scrape down the bowl
- Combine all dries and sift - add slowly to the bowl and mix until combined
- Rest dough in the fridge one hour
- Scoop dough to roughly two tbsp each
- Put on parchment lined sheet tray at least three in apart
- Bake at 325 degrees for 12 minutes
*The middle should still be a little bit puffy when you take them out of the oven. If you slam down the sheet tray, the middles should deflate - that's how you know they will still be chewy in the middle when they cool.
11 Family-Friendly Activities Near SLC
Find fun family activities in Salt Lake City with this guide from the Utah Office of Tourism. From roller coasters to ski slopes, SLC has it all. Plan your trip now!
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A Night Out at the Rabbithole
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A Winter Retreat
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Art Museums & Galleries
Enjoy Utah arts with a visit to the unique exhibits and displays at the many museums and art galleries. Find information and locations.
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Bonneville Salt Flats
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Caputo's Sea Salt Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe
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Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment in Salt Lake: Suffrage Events & Exhibits
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City Creek to Dry Creek
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An Escape Route to the Mountains for Salt Lake City Cyclists.
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Jordan River OHV State Recreation Area
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Salt Lake City
Salt Lake City makes a great gateway for travelers making a trip to Utah's ski resorts or southward to Utah’s renowned red rock country
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