Cream together; ½ cup soft butter, ½ cup margarine
Add and cream together; 1 cup brown sugar, 1 cup granulated sugar
Scrape down the sides. Add and cream until fluffy ;2 eggs, 1 teaspoon vanilla
Add and cream in; ¾ cup molasses
Add and churn until blended; 3 ½ cup flour, 1 ½ teaspoon baking soda, 1 teaspoon cinnamon, ½ teaspoon ground cloves, ½ teaspoon ground ginger, ½ teaspoon nutmeg
Scoop or spoon the dough into a bowl of demerara sugar. or other large crystal sugar. Roll until well coated then place on a parchment lined sheet pan, press lightly to flatten.
Bake at 350 degrees for 12-15 minutes, until surface begins to crack.