Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 10 mins

My Grandma Elsie's molasses cookies that 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

4 5

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