CRY BABY COOKIES

Ellen Bales

By
@Starwriter

This interesting recipe came from a recent Internet search. I think the name is hilarious and for some reason it makes me think of Johnny Depp! Enjoy!
Recipe & photo source: cherilitchfield.blogspot.com


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Serves:
Makes 3-4 dozen
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
butter flavor shortening
1 1/2 tsp
ground cinnamon
1/2 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1/2 tsp
nutmeg
1/2 c
molasses
1/2 c
boiling water
1
egg
1 1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
salt
2 1/2 c
all purpose flour

Step-By-Step

1In a large bowl, thoroughly combine the shortening and sugar. Add molasses, egg, salt, and spices; beat well until blended.

2In a small bowl, stir together the boiling water and soda and add to the first mixture.

3Stir in the flour and mix well. Drop fom spoon onto a geased baking sheet. Bake in a preheated 350-degree oven for 10-15 minutes. Cool on wire rack.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #comfort, #spicy, #soft