Molasses Crinkles

Molasses Crinkles Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Jean Ray

By
@Sheepdoc

Family favorite for Christmas. From old Betty Crocker cookbook.
Makes about 4 dozen.

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Serves:
8
Prep:
3 Hr 10 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

3/4 c
shortening
1 c
brown sugar
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

How to Make Molasses Crinkles

Step-by-Step

  • 1Thoroughly mix first 4 ingredients. Sift dry ingredients together and stir into wet ingredients. Chill dough.
  • 2Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  • 3Roll dough into balls the size of large walnuts. Dip tops in granulated sugar. Place sugared side up, 3" apart, on greased or parchment paper covered cookie sheet. Sprinkle each cookie with 2-3 drops of water to produce a crackled surface. Bake 10-12 minutes, just until set but not hard.

Printable Recipe Card

About Molasses Crinkles

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




Leave a Comment

Homemade Hostess Gifts For The Holidays Recipe

Homemade Hostess Gifts for the Holidays

Kitchen Crew

It's party season! Seems, for me, every weekend from Thanksgiving to Christmas I'm attending some sort of holiday party. Wherever I go, I like to bring a small homemade gift...

Easy Christmas Cookies For A Fantastic Cookie Tray Recipe

Easy Christmas Cookies for A Fantastic Cookie Tray

Kitchen Crew

During your next grocery haul, make sure to stock up on sugar, flour, and butter... it's cookie making time! A festive tradition in many households is making Christmas cookies. It's...

Pms Cookies Recipe

PMS Cookies

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Salty, sweet and chocolaty, you can't beat these cookies full of peanut butter and fluffy! Click here for the PMS Cookies recipe!