Cape Cod Molasses Cookies

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Recipe by mollypaul

Spicy and sweet bar cookies from the New England chapter of the United States Regional Cookbook, Culinary Arts Institute of Chicago, 1947.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 300F and grease a 13 x 9" pan very well.
  2. Sift first six ingredients together.
  3. Cream butter and sugar together until light and fluffy; add egg.
  4. Combine milk with molasses and add alternately to dry ingredients to creamed mixture.
  5. Pour batter into prepared pan and bake for 15 minutes or until done.
  6. Cool slightly and cut diagonally into diamond shapes.

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