Spicy Molasses Cookies Recipe

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Spicy Molasses Cookies

virginia duncan

By
@duncan2929

Any cookie recipe that has molasses in it has my vote. I love to cook with it and I love love love the taste of it.


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Serves:

12 dozen

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 c
shortening
1 1/2 c
packed brown sugar
1/4 c
light or dark molasses
3
eggs
3 1/2 c
all-purpose flour
3 tsp
cinnamon
1/2 tsp
ground cloves
1/2 tsp
ground allspice
1 c
chopped walnuts
1 c
raisins
1 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
ground nutmeg
1/2 tsp
salt

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a large mixing bowl, cream shortening and sugar. Add molasses. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Combine dry ingredients and spices; add to batter and mix lightly. Stir in nuts and raisins if desired; mix well.
2
Drop by teaspoonfuls onto greased baking sheets. Bake at 350 for 10-12 minutes. Remove to wire rack.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Asian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtag: #Yummy