Soft Molasses Cookies

1
Nancy Allen

By
@mawmawnan

This is a really good old fashioned tasting cookie that I hope you'll try and add it to your holiday cookie trays.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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3/4 c
shortening
3/4 c
brown sugar
2
eggs
3/4 c
molasses
3/4 c
sour cream
2 1/4 c
all-purpose flour
2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
cinnamon
1 1/2 tsp
ginger (optional)

How to Make Soft Molasses Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cream together the shortening and sugar. Add the well beaten eggs,molasses,and sour cream and stir the mixture until it is smooth.
  • 2Mix together the dry ingredients and add this mixture gradually to the first. Chill the dough for about an hour, then drop it by spoonfuls (I use a small ice cream scoop) on a greased baking sheet.
  • 3Bake at 350 degrees for 10 minutes.

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About Soft Molasses Cookies

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




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