- Portion size 1 serving
- Credits : Canadian Living Magazine: December 2005
In large bowl, beat butter with sugar until fluffy; beat in eggs, 1 at a time. Beat in fancy and cooking molasses.
In separate bowl, whisk together all- purpose flour, ginger, salt, cinnamon, cloves and baking soda; stir into butter mixture in 3 additions until crumbly and dry ingredients are incorporated.
With hands, press dough together until smooth. Divide into thirds; press into 1/2-inch (1 cm) thick rectangles. Wrap each in plastic wrap; refrigerate until firm, about 2 hours. (Make-ahead: Refrigerate for up to 3 days or overwrap with foil and freeze for up to 2 weeks. Thaw in refrigerator. Let stand at room temperature for 10 minutes before rolling.)