GIANT Molasses Cookies

Giant Molasses Cookies Recipe

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Areatha Daniels

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@Reethy

This one is NOT mine. I found it years ago trying to give my mom a little taste down memory lane. She has always talk about the tea cakes and molasses cookies her mom gave the children in the morning before going to school. YOU CAN'T DO THAT THESE DAYS. A lot of the children had'nt had breakfast, parent working or just plain LACK OF FOOD. My mom always say, " when you know how to shop & cook, you can look in your kitchen an find something to put together and feed your family. You need to know how to do both. So this one is for Grandma and Mom. THANK YOU

ENJOY !

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
2 DOZEN
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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1 1/2 c
butter softened
2 c
sugar
2 medium
eggs
1/2 c
dark molasses
4 1/2 c
all purpose flour
4 tsp
ground ginger
2 tsp
baking soda
1 1/2 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
clove, ground
1/4 tsp
salt
1/4 c
pecans chopped
3/4 c
sugar coarse

How to Make GIANT Molasses Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy.
  • 2Beat in eggs and molasses.
  • 3Cimbine the flour, ginger, baking soda, cinnamon, clove, and salt; gradully add to creamed mixture. Mix well.

    Fold in pecan.
  • 4Shape into 2 inch balls and roll in coarse sugar.
  • 5Place 2 1/2 in. apart on ungeased baking sheets.

    Bake for 16-18 minutes or until tops are cracked
  • 6Remove to wire rack to cool.

    ENJOY !

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About GIANT Molasses Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies, Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids




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