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Mama GG's Molasses Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Angela Tillotson
Added: Sunday, August 30, 2009

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
3/4 c butter softened
3/4 c dark brown sugar
3/4 c white sugar
1 egg
2 1/1 c all purpose flour
1 1/2 tsp baking soda
1 tsp ground cinnamon
1/2 tsp ground nutmeg
1/2 tsp ground ginger
1/2 tsp salt
1/4 c molasses

Directions:
Directions:
preheat oven 350
whisk together dry ingredients (except 1/2 c white sugar put in small bowl)
Cream butter and sugar, add eggs and molasses, combine, add dry
Roll in 1sp balls, coat in sugar (will be sticky and soft, don't worry use Pam for your hands)

bake 3 inches apart for 10-15 mins until edges are just firm

cool 1 in on tray then transfer to wire rack.

cook only 1 batch at a time or they won't crackle correctly.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Mama GG's first cookie recipe. Made this one up and am pretty darn proud of it.

 

 

 

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