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Molasses Sugar Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Donna Dabney
Added: Monday, December 22, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
3/4 c shortening
1 c sugar
1/4 c molasses
1 egg
2 tsp baking soda
2 cups flour
1/2 tsp cloves
1/2 tsp ginger
1 tsp cinnamon
1/2 tsp salt

Directions:
Directions:
Melt shortening over low heat (I do it in the microwave for a few seconds). If you melt it over the stove, let it cool just a bit. Add sugar, molasses & egg - beat well. Mix together flour, soda, cloves, ginger, cinnamon & salt. Add to the first mixture - mix well & chill. Form into a 1" ball and roll in granulated sugar - place on greased cookie sheet 2" apart. Bake @ 375 for 15 - 18 minutes.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
not many, you might want to double it
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This is also the exact same recipe that Grandma Berntson used to make!!!!! funny

 

 

 

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