Soft Molasses Cookies

Soft Molasses Cookies Recipe

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Joan Freeman

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@grammafreeman

Always was a big hit with my kids.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Serves:
makes 3 doz large cookies

Ingredients

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2 1/4 c
flour
1 tsp
ginger powder
1 tsp
ground cloves
1 tsp
ground cinnamon
1/4 tsp
salt
2 tsp
baking soda dissolved in 2 tbsp hot water
1/2 c
vegetable shortening
1/2 c
white sugar
1/2 c
molasses
1
egg
6 Tbsp
cold water

SIFT - FLOUR, SPICES & SALT / SET ASIDE

MIX - SHORTENING & SUGAR, ADD MOLASSES & EGG & MIX IN FLOUR MIXTURE ALTERNATING WITH WATER

ADD SODA DISSOLVED IN WATER

How to Make Soft Molasses Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Drop 2" apart on greased cookie sheet and sprinkle with white sugar
  • 2Bake @ 350 degrees for 10-12 minutes

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About Soft Molasses Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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