Spiced Christmas Cookies
Treat the kids this Christmas with these scrumptious snacks that will bring out the holiday spirit in your baking!
light cream (half&half)
Cream together butter and shortening; gradually add sugar, beating until light and fluffy. Beat in molasses; blend in cream. Sift together flour, cinnamon, ginger, and cloves; stir into creamed mixture. Store in covered bowl in refrigerator overnight.
Roll dough thin, using floured pastry cloth on board and rolling pin. Cut in christmas shapes. Place 1 to 1½ inches apart on greased baking sheets.
Bake in 350℉ (180℃) oven 10 to 12 minutes. Remove from baking sheets and cool on racks.
Decorate cookies if you wish.