Molasses Cookies aka Mule Muffins

Luke Davidson

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@LukeD

Been making these for years, low sugar substitute for regular molasses cookies and they travel well.


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Ingredients

1 c
molasses
1/2 c
margerine or shortening
1 tsp
salt
1 3/4 tsp
baking powder
1 tsp
baking soda
2 1/2 c
flour
1 1/2 tsp
ginger

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat molasses to boiling and remove from heat.
2
Mix in margarine or shortening and soda.
3
Sift flour, baking powder, salt and ginger together and mix in.
4
Chill dough well.
5
Roll these out thin (1/16-1/8")and cut out to desired shape. Place on lightly greased cookie sheet and bake at 350 for 5-7 minutes. Overcooking can result in a slight bitter flavor, but they get eaten just the same.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy