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Cathy's Molasses Crinkles Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Cathy Gessler

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 1/2 C. soft shortening
3 eggs
3 C. brown sugar
3/4 C molasses

6 3/4 C. flour
3 t. cinnamon
1 1/2 t. cloves
6 t. baking soda
3 t. ginger
3/4 t. salt

Directions:
Directions:
Mix together the first 4 ingredients. Sift together the others. Combine and chill 2 hours.
Heat oven to 375 degrees. Roll dough into size of walnuts. Dip tops in sugar. Place cookies sugar side up 3" apart on cookie sheet. Bake 10-12 min.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
6 dozen
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
From Cathy
Caution - this recipe makes approximately 6 dozen cookies, but they freeze well. I haven't halved the recipe, but you could try it...

 

 

 

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