Memo's Molasses Cookies

Recipe by laurenpie
READY IN: 52mins
SERVES: 24
YIELD: 24 cookies
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Melt shortening, cool. Add sugar, molasses and egg; beat well.
  • Sift dry ingredients, add to first mixture and mix well.
  • Chill thoroughly (for at least a few hours, we chill overnight).
  • Form into 1" balls, roll in granulated sugar and place on greased cookie sheet 2-3 inches apart.
  • Bake at 375 degrees for 7-8 minutes. Cookies should be light, pillowy and soft, not dark and crispy.
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