Molasses Crinkle Cookies Recipe

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Molasses crinkle cookies

Janet Cardinal

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@Janet_Cardinal

These were my Moms favorite and everyones favorite. Always requested by family and friends.


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Rating:

Serves:

4 doz.

Prep:

1 Hr 30 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

3/4 c
soft shortening (crisco)
1 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1
egg
1/4 c
molasses
2 1/4 c
flour
2 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
cloves
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
ginger

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream shortening , brown sugar, egg and molasses thoroughly.
2
Sift together dry ingredients and stir into creamed mixture.
Then chill for an hour.
3
Heat oven to 375.
Roll chilled dough into 1 inch balls or larger for larger cookies. Dip tops into granulated sugar.
Place sugar side up on parchment paper lined or greased
cookie sheet.
4
Sprinkle each cookie with few drops of water.
Bake 10-12 min or till just set NOT HARD.

Makes about 4 doz

About this Recipe

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