Molasses Krinkles

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Marsha Gardner

By
@mrdick1950

At Christmas I make a batch of this dough and roll them into gingerbread men, women and houses and frost. They are one of the best cookies I have ever eaten, my family likes the regular cookie all year long.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 c
    shortening
  • 2 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 2
    eggs, beaten
  • 1/2 c
    molasses
  • 4 1/2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 4 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    kosher salt
  • 1 tsp
    ground cloves
  • 2 tsp
    cinnamon
  • 2 tsp
    ground ginger

How to Make Molasses Krinkles

Step-by-Step

  1. Mix together the shortening, brown sugar, eggs and molasses.
  2. Mix all dry ingredients together. Add two mixtures together.
  3. Chill dough. Roll into balls and then into sugar.
  4. Bake at 375-degrees for 10-12 minutes.
  5. This cookie may also be rolled and cut out. Then frost with desired frosting.

Printable Recipe Card

About Molasses Krinkles

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



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