Molasses Crinkles
CATEGORIES
INGREDIENTS
  • 3/4 Cup Shortening
  • 1 Cup Brown sugar, packed
  • 1 Egg
  • 4 Tbsps. Molasses
  • 1/4 Tsp. Salt
  • 2 1/4 Cups Flour, sifted
  • 2 Tsp. Soda
  • 1 Tsp. Cinnamon
  • 1/2 Tsp. Cloves
  • 1 Tsp. Ginger
DIRECTIONS
  1. Cream shortening, add sugar and beat well. Blend in egg and molasses.
  2. Sift dry ingredients and stir in mix.
  3. Chill an hour or more - then shape into balls.
  4. Dip top into granulated sugar, place on a greased cookie sheet.
  5. Sprinkle 2 to 3 drops of water on each cookie and bake at 350° 10 to 12 minutes.