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FOLLOW THE MONEY Honey Cookies
Makes 42 cookies
Exceptional flavor from honey, orange and candied ginger.
1/2 cup honey
1/2 cup sugar
1 tsp. orange zest
1 tsp. baking soda
2 cups flour
1/4 cup chopped candied ginger
Heat oven to 375°F.
Melt shortening, honey and sugar in sauce pot over medium low heat; cool.
Beat egg, orange zest, baking soda and cooled honey mixture. Blend in flour and ginger.
Drop by tablespoonfuls onto parchment-lined baking sheet 2-inches apart. Bake 10 to 12 minutes or until deep golden brown. Lightly dust with powdered sugar before serving.
1. I used a No. 70 cookie scoop to portion cookie dough.
2. Make ice cream sandwiches! Fill 2 cookies with softened vanilla ice cream. Wrap in plastic and freeze 1 hour.