Spiced Cutouts Recipe

Ingredients
<br>- 1 cup butter, softened
<br>- 1 ½ cups white sugar
<br>- 1 tablespoon molasses
<br>- 1  egg
<br>- 3 ¼ cups all-purpose flour
<br>- 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon
<br>- 1 tablespoon ground ginger
<br>- 2 teaspoons ground cloves
<br>- 2 teaspoons ground cardamom
<br>- 2 teaspoons baking soda
<br>- ¼ cup orange juice
<br>- 1 tablespoon orange zest
<br><p></p>Directions
<br>step 1: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
<br>step 2: In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar.  Beat in the molasses and egg. Sift together the flour, baking soda, cinnamon, ginger, cloves, and cardamom; stir into the creamed mixture alternately with the orange juice. Then stir in the orange zest.
<br>step 3: On a lightly floured surface, roll the dough out to 1/8 inch thickness. Cut out cookies with cookie cutters, and place them on an unprepared cookie sheet. Bake in the preheated oven for 8 to 10 minutes, edges should be slightly browned. Cool cookies on wire racks.
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Ingredients
- 1 cup butter, softened
- 1 ½ cups white sugar
- 1 tablespoon molasses
- 1 egg
- 3 ¼ cups all-purpose flour
- 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon
- 1 tablespoon ground ginger
- 2 teaspoons ground cloves
- 2 teaspoons ground cardamom
- 2 teaspoons baking soda
- ¼ cup orange juice
- 1 tablespoon orange zest

Directions
step 1: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
step 2: In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar. Beat in the molasses and egg. Sift together the flour, baking soda, cinnamon, ginger, cloves, and cardamom; stir into the creamed mixture alternately with the orange juice. Then stir in the orange zest.
step 3: On a lightly floured surface, roll the dough out to 1/8 inch thickness. Cut out cookies with cookie cutters, and place them on an unprepared cookie sheet. Bake in the preheated oven for 8 to 10 minutes, edges should be slightly browned. Cool cookies on wire racks.

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