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Nana’s Joe Froggers – Molasses Cookies

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Why I Love This Recipe

I LOVED having these at Nana's house when I was a kid.

Ingredients You'll Need

5 C flour
1 1/2 Tbls salt
1 tsp baking powder
1 1/2 tsp ginger
1 tsp baking soda
1/4 tsp cloves
3/4 C shortening
1 C brown sugar
1 C molasses
1/2 C water


In medium bowl, combine flour, baking powder, ginger, baking soda and cloves.

In a mixing bowl, beat together shortening & sugar.

Add molasses & water.

Mix in flour mixture.

Chill dough

Preheat oven to 375F

Cut out 3 in round shapes (or use your favorite cookie cutters)

Bake at 350F for 8 - 10 minutes


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