Soft Molasses Cookies

Krista Hiner

By
@KHiner

I love molasses cookies and obtained this recipe when baking dozens of cookies for our nearest veterans hospital holiday party. Large batches are wonderful when you must serve more than 100 people!


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Serves:

4 Dozen

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 c
sugar
3/4 c
sour cream
1/2 c
butter, softened
1/2 c
shortening
1/2 c
molasses
1/2 tsp
salt
1
large egg
3 c
all-purpose flour
1 1/2 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
ground cinnamon
1 tsp
ground ginger

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Beat sugar, sour cream, butter, shortening, molasses and egg in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed.
2
Stir in remaining ingredients. Drop dough by tablespoonful, 2 inches apart, on lined cookie sheet.
3
Bake in 375 degree preheated oven for 9-11 minutes. Remove from oven and sprinkle with sugar while warm. Cool for 1-2 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy