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Molasses Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Audrey Smith Lafferty
Added: Thursday, September 10, 2009

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
4 1/2 c flour
1 tsp cinnamon
1/2 tsp ginger
1/2 tsp salt
1 c shortening (or 1/2 oleo and 1/2 Crisco)
1 c sugar
1 egg
1 c molasses (Light Grandma's)
1 tsp baking soda in cup boiling water

Directions:
Directions:
Combine all ingredients and bake at 350 for 8-10 minutes or until desired doneness. Less baking time makes a softer cookie and a longer time makes a crunchier cookie.

 

 

 

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