Gram's Cry Babies

Gram's Cry Babies Recipe

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Linda Stofko

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These are a Christmas favorite at my house. They are easy to make and make our house smell wonderful.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Serves:
makes 4 dozen cookies

Ingredients

1/2 c
shortening
1/2 c
butter
1 c
sugar
1
egg
1 c
molasses
4 c
flour
2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
each ground cinnamon, cloves, and ginger

How to Make Gram's Cry Babies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cream together shortening, butter, sugar, egg and molasses. Mix in dry ingredients. Chill 1 hour. Roll 1 teas. dough between hands to about 1/2" long and as round as a finger. Roll in 1/2 cup aditional granulated sugar. Place on a cookie sheet about 2" apart. Bake 10 minutes at 350 degrees.

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About Gram's Cry Babies

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Other Tag: Quick & Easy