- 1/2 cup butter (no substitutes)
- 2/3 cup sugar
- 1 egg
- 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
- 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1/2 teaspoon Fleischmann's® Baking Powder
- 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
- 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
- 1/8 teaspoon ground cloves
- 1/8 teaspoon salt
- Beat butter and sugar in a large bowl with an electric mixer on medium speed. Add egg and vanilla; beat well.
- Mix flour, baking powder, cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, cloves and salt in a medium bowl. Add dry ingredients to butter mixture slowly and beat on low speed until a stiff dough forms. For easier handling, refrigerate for 1 hour.
- Roll dough out to 1/4-inch thickness on lightly floured surface and cut out shapes. Bake in preheated 350°F oven for 8 to 10 minutes or until browned. Frost and decorate with your favourite icings and sprinkles.