Spooky Halloween Recipe
Mummy Cookie "Bite their heads off!"
Gingerbread Mummy

Ingredients
Cookie Mix:

  • 1/4 cup softened Butter
  • 1/2 cup Sugar
  • 1/2 cup Molasses
  • 1/3 cup Water
  • 3 1/4 cups Flour
  • 1 tsp. Baking soda
  • 1 tsp. Ginger
  • 1/2 tsp. Cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp. Cloves
  • 1/2 tsp. Salt
  • Glaze and decorations
Gingerbread Mummy Glaze:
  • 1 tbsp. Butter
  • 1/2 tsp. Vanilla
  • 3 tbsp. Milk
  • Powdered Sugar
Instructions
In bowl, cream butter and sugar. Add molasses and water. Mix well. Add remaining ingredients. Knead very well until forms a ball.

Roll out on lightly floured board. Cut into Gingerbread men shapes using Gingerbread man cutter. Place on cookie sheet.

Bake at 350 degrees F oven for 8-10 minutes. Allow to cool. Makes about 2 dozen mummies.

Glaze:
Mix all ingredients adding enough powdered sugar to make a smooth drizzling consistency. Place in pastry/decorating bag, or in small plastic bag. Using tip, or cut a very small hole in tip of plastic bag, drizzle back and fourth over cooled Gingerbread men to create your mummy.

Eyes can be created with decorations or a tube of decorator gel.

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