Molasses crinkle cookies

Molasses Crinkle Cookies Recipe

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Janet Cardinal

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@Janet_Cardinal

These were my Moms favorite and everyones favorite. Always requested by family and friends.

Rating:
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Serves:
4 doz.
Prep:
1 Hr 30 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

3/4 c
soft shortening (crisco)
1 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1
egg
1/4 c
molasses
2 1/4 c
flour
2 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
cloves
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
ginger

How to Make Molasses crinkle cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cream shortening , brown sugar, egg and molasses thoroughly.
  • 2Sift together dry ingredients and stir into creamed mixture.
    Then chill for an hour.
  • 3Heat oven to 375.
    Roll chilled dough into 1 inch balls or larger for larger cookies. Dip tops into granulated sugar.
    Place sugar side up on parchment paper lined or greased
    cookie sheet.
  • 4Sprinkle each cookie with few drops of water.
    Bake 10-12 min or till just set NOT HARD.

    Makes about 4 doz

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About Molasses crinkle cookies

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