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

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)

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.

About Soft Molasses Cookies

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