Molasses Cookies

READY IN: 24hrs 8mins
Recipe by littlevanillabeans

This recipe came from my grandma's recipe box. She never wrote down the amount this batch made and i hope that my guess is correct.

Top Review by Graymare47 252632

OMG! These cookies may be my undoing!! They are scrum-diddle-ee-icious!! I give them 6 stars out of 5!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream the shorting and sugar together in a large bowl. Add molasses and the egg and mix well.
  2. In a separate bowl mix together the flour, baking soda, salt, cinnamon, cloves, and ginger.
  3. Slowly add the dry ingredient mixture to the wet a little at a time until well blended.
  4. Chill over night in the refrigerator.
  5. Form into 1 1/2 inch balls and roll in sugar. Place on a cookie sheet and bake for 8 to 10 minutes at 375 degrees.

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