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Molasses Cookies (from Sharon Viegut) Recipe

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This recipe for Molasses Cookies (from Sharon Viegut), by , is from The Pinter Family Cookbook , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Ruby Pinter
Added: Monday, May 4, 2009


3/4 cup shortening
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup molasses
1 egg
2 cups flour
2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. salt
1 tsp. cinnamon
1/2 tsp. cloves
1/2 tsp. ginger

Cream shortening and sugar. Stir in molasses and egg. Mix dry ingredients together. Stir into molasses mixture. Beat well.
Form 1 inch balls and roll in sugar. Place on cookie sheet. Bake at 350 for about 12 minutes.
Cool on rack.




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