Molasses Cookies

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Linda Brown

By
@LindaBrown

This is an old recipe for molasses cookies. It's tried and true. Perfect with a cup of coffee!

Rating:
★★★★☆ 3 votes
Comments:
Serves:
24
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

3/4 c
butter
1 c
sugar
1 large
egg
4 Tbsp
dark molasses
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
ground ginger
2 c
all purpose flour
2 tsp
baking soda

How to Make Molasses Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 325 degrees.
  • 2In a large mixing bowl, combine all dry ingredients.
  • 3Add melted butter, molasses and egg.
  • 4Mix by hand until incorporated.
  • 5Refrigerate cookie dough for at least 30 minutes.
  • 6Remove dough from refrigerator and roll into walnut sized balls.
  • 7Roll dough balls in sugar and place on a greased cookie sheet about 2 inches apart.
  • 8Bake for 10 - 12 minutes. Remove from oven and place on wire rack to cool.
  • 9Yields about 2 1/2 dozen cookies.

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About Molasses Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy