Aunt Ruth’s Molasses Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

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AUNT RUTH’S MOLASSES CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

Lucille Hoerle

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@hoerlel

My friend's aunt made these unusual cookies and I had to have the recipe. I have made it several times and had to give out the recipe. I think its the molasses that makes it a nice surprise when biting into these gems.


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Serves:

3 1/2 dozen

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

2 1/2 c
flour
1/2 c
sugar
1/2 c
molasses
1/2 tsp
salt
1 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
ginger
1 tsp
cinnamon
2/3 c
shortening
1/2 c
buttermilk (i have used sour milk)
1 1/2 c
choc. chips
1
egg
1/2 c
walnuts, chopped (opt)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Add all ingredients in bowl and mix until all the ingredients come together. Drop by tablespoon onto greased pan and bake at 350 for 10-12 minutes depending on your oven. Makes 3 1/2 dozen

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chocolate, Other Snacks
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy