Old Fashion Molasses Cookies

READY IN: 1hr 30mins
Recipe by L DJ3309

Rich molasses cookies

Top Review by JonBow

Perfect for what I was looking for. I used cane syrup instead, and it turned out great. Very soft!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a bowl combine molasses and sugar.
  2. Add butter to boiling water; add to the molasses mixture, mix in vanilla and egg.
  3. Stir in flour, ginger, salt, cinnamon, baking soda, and baking powder blend well.
  4. Refrigerate for 1 hour.
  5. Drop by teaspoonfuls into small bowl of sugar roll around, shake off excess; place on greased baking sheets.
  6. With flat bottom glass flatten cookies a little.
  7. Bake at 375 degrees for 10 to 15 minutes.

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