Gingerbread Boys (Betty Crocker)

 

1/3 c. shortening 1 t. salt

1 c. brown sugar 1 t. allspice

1 c. dark molasses 1 t. ginger

2/3 c. cold water 1 t. cloves

7 c. flour 1 t. cinnamon

2 t. soda

 

Mix. Chill. Roll thick. Bake at 350 for 10-12 min.

When cool, ice as desired. Can be used for gingerbread house construction.