Total Time
2hrs 10mins
Prep 1 hr 30 mins
Cook 40 mins

Mrs. Cantanese is a woman who lives in Crystal Falls, MI. My husband was brought up with these cookies in mouth... They are GREAT!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream together the butter and sugar.
  2. Add eggs, one at a time.
  3. Stir in molasses.
  4. Combine the flour, soda, spices and salt.
  5. Fold together with the butter mix.
  6. Cover. Chill 1 hour.
  7. Heat oven 350.
  8. Shape dough into walnut sized balls.
  9. Place on an ungreased cookie sheet.
  10. Coat the bottom of a glass with sugar.
  11. Press onto cookies to flatten slightly.
  12. Bake 8-10 minutes.
  13. Cool on a flat surface.

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