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Giant Molasses Cookies Recipe

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 c butter, softened
2 c sugar
2 large eggs
c molasses
4 c all-purpose flour
4 t ground ginger
2 t baking soda
1 t ground cinnamon
1 t ground cloves
t salt
c chopped pecans
c coarse sugar

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 350. In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in eggs and molasses. Combine the flour, ginger, baking soda, cinnamon, cloves and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well. Fold in pecans.
Shape into 2-in. balls and roll in coarse sugar. Place 2-1/2 in. apart on ungreased baking sheets. Bake 13-15 minutes or until tops are cracked. Remove to wire racks to cool.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
2 dozen

 

 

 

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