Total Time
25mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 10 mins

Mom's molasses cookie recipe. I remember making these as a child. Instead of rolling in sugar, I rolled in salt. Bad tasting mistake!!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Allow shortening to cool.
  2. Add sugar, molasses and egg to shortening. Beat well.
  3. Sift together flour, ginger, cinnamon, salt, baking soda, and cloves.
  4. Add dry ingredients to the wet ingredients.
  5. Mix & chill.
  6. Form in bolls and roll in couse sugar.
  7. Bake at 375degrees for 8-10 minutes.

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