Molasses Cookies aka Mule Muffins

Luke Davidson

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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

Step-By-Step

1Heat molasses to boiling and remove from heat.

2Mix in margarine or shortening and soda.

3Sift flour, baking powder, salt and ginger together and mix in.

4Chill dough well.

5Roll 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