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Molasses Cookies

Source: www.cookbooks.com/Recipe-Details.aspx?id=543989

Ingredients

  1. 1 egg
  2. 2/3 c. sugar
  3. 1 c. molasses
  4. 2/3 c. shortening
  5. 3 1/2 c. hot water
  6. 4 1/2 c. flour
  7. 2 tsp. baking soda
  8. 1/4 tsp. cinnamon
  9. 1/4 tsp. cloves
  10. 1/4 tsp. ginger
  11. 1/2 tsp. salt

Directions

  1. Mix together the first 5 ingredients.
  2. Combine remaining dry ingredients together and add to molasses mixture.
  3. Mix well.
  4. Let set overnight in refrigerator.
  5. Roll out and bake at 350° for 12 minutes.