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Molasses Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Barb Van Vooren
Added: Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1/2 Cup shortening
2 Cup sugar
1 egg
1/4 cup molasses
1/2 tsp soda
1/2 tsp vanilla
1 tsp ginger
1/4 tsp cloves
1/2 tsp cinnamon
1/4 tsp salt
2 level cups flour

Directions:
Directions:
Mix in the order given. Chill. ROll balls. Dip in sugar. Flatten with a glass. Bake at 350 until done.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This recipe was given to mom by Mymee, the Liebscher's grandmother.

 

 

 

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