Spicy Molasses Cookies

Spicy Molasses Cookies

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@duncan2929

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.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
12 dozen
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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

How to Make Spicy Molasses Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. In 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.
  2. Drop 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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