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

  1. Drop 2" apart on greased cookie sheet and sprinkle with white sugar
  2. Bake @ 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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