Elsie's Molasses "Schpücker" Cookies

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 10 mins

My Grandma Elsie's molasses cookies that have the german nickname "Schpücker" - because they reportedly make you "spit black" :-) We just like dunking them in coffee.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix butter, sugar, eggs and molasses together in a bowl.
  2. Add salt, baking soda, cinnamon, and cloves.
  3. Stir in flour.
  4. Roll into balls. Roll the balls in sugar and place on cookie sheets.
  5. Bake at 350 for 8-10 minutes or until edges brown.


Most Helpful

My husband won't keep his fingers out of them!!! Very much like the Archway brand Molasses cookies! Will definately make again!

Skipp's Kitchen November 04, 2007

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