Spicy Molasses Cookies

Spicy Molasses Cookies Recipe

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Any cookie recipe that has molasses in it has my vote. I love to cook with it and I love love love the taste of it.


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12 dozen
15 Min
10 Min


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1 c
1 1/2 c
packed brown sugar
1/4 c
light or dark molasses
3 1/2 c
all-purpose flour
3 tsp
1/2 tsp
ground cloves
1/2 tsp
ground allspice
1 c
chopped walnuts
1 c
1 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
ground nutmeg
1/2 tsp

How to Make Spicy Molasses Cookies


  • 1In a large mixing bowl, cream shortening and sugar. Add molasses. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Combine dry ingredients and spices; add to batter and mix lightly. Stir in nuts and raisins if desired; mix well.
  • 2Drop by teaspoonfuls onto greased baking sheets. Bake at 350 for 10-12 minutes. Remove to wire rack.

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About Spicy Molasses Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Asian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtag: #Yummy

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