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Jim's Grandma's Molasses Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Kay Johns
Added: Sunday, September 17, 2006

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 C. sugar
3/4 C. shortening
1 egg
1/4 C. molasses
2 C. flour
1/4 t. salt
1 t. soda
1 t. cinnamon
1 t. ginger
1 t. cloves

Directions:
Directions:
Cream shortening, sugar, egg and molasses, Stir in dry ingredients. Refrigerate overnight. Roll into one inch balls; roll in sugar. Bake on greased cookie sheet 8 - 10 min.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
Makes 4 dozen cookies
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This recipe was given to my mom, Corene Johnson, by Linda Dunn, my sister-in-law Brenda Johnson's sister. It was given to Linda by her uncle Jim, who got it from his mom. The cookies are delicious.

 

 

 

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