Spice Cookies

malinda sargent

By
@GREEKROSE2005

Got these from our neighbor when we lived in Florida. So good esp in winter!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
3 dozen
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

3/4 c
shortening, butter flavor
1 c
white sugar
1
egg
1/4 c
dark molasses
2 c
all purpose flour
1/4 tsp
salt
1 tsp
cinnamon
3/4 tsp
clove, ground
3/4 tsp
ginger powder
1/2 tsp
nutmeg ( optional or pumpkin pie spice )

Step-By-Step

1Cream shortening, sugars together until creamy. add eggs and mix until thoroughly mixed, add molasses and mix well.
2Incorporate dry ingredients and slowly mix into wet ingredients.
3Form into walnut sized balls. Do either one of two options.
4Either roll balls in white sugar or press bottom of glass in sugar then onto cookies (I opt for 2nd most of the time)
5bake at 375 for 10-12 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies