GRANNY RUTH'S MOLASSES SUGER COOKIES

Eddie Jordan

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@EDWARDCARL

This recipe is from my mother she got from her mother, Grandmother Beulah. Don't know how far it goes back. I did some research and my great Grandmother used to make this recipe. This recipe is for ( Time after Time ) cookies.


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Serves:
Bake @ 375 degrees for 8 to 10 min.
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Convection Oven

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
shortening
2 c
sugar
1/2 c
dark molasses
2
eggs
4 tsp
baking powder
4 1/2 c
flour
1 tsp
cloves
1 tsp
ginger
2 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
salt
additional sugar to roll out cookies

Step-By-Step

1Cream shortening and sugar. Add molasses and eggs BEAT WELL.

2Add dry ingredients and stir until dough is mixed well.

3Form 1 inch balls roll in sugar and place on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake at 375 degrees for 8 to 10 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Southwestern