Molasses Sugar Cookies

Sharon Swomley


From Aunt Lois's Kitchen

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4 dozen
30 Min
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3/4 c
1 c
1/4 c
light molasses
2 c
all purpose flour
2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
ground cloves
1 tsp
ground ginger
1 tsp
ground cinnamon

How to Make Molasses Sugar Cookies


  • 1Melt shortening and cool. Add sugar, molasses and egg; mix well.
  • 2Combine flour, soda, salt and spices, add to sugar mixture stirring until blended.
  • 3Shape into 1" balls, roll in sugar. Place 2" apart on greased cookie sheets
  • 4Bake at 375* for 8 minutes or until done.

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About Molasses Sugar Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Hashtags: #molasses, #sugar

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