Soft Rolled Molasses Cookies
INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: 12
  • Servings: 36-48
  • Preparation Time: 15
  • 2 c. sugar
  • 1 c. shortening
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 c. sour milk (or 1/2 c. sweet milk, add 1 1/2 tsp. lemon juice or vinegar)
  • 1/2 c. molasses
  • 1 tbsp. vanilla
  • 3 tsp. baking soda
  • 1 tsp. baking powder
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 2 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp. cloves
  • 1 tsp. ginger
  • 5 to 6 c. flour
DIRECTIONS
  1. Add wet ingredients to dry.
  2. Drop teaspoonful on greased cookie sheet at 350 degrees for 12 minutes. Makes 3 to 4 dozen.
  3. A really good cookie...like the old-fashioned Molasses cookies that Grandma would bake.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
A really good cookie...like the old-fashioned Molasses cookies that Grandma would bake.