A good Molasses Cookies Recipe is so good and full of flavor. Especially these Ginger Molasses Cookies. Try our Soft Molasses Cookie for your next get together with family and friends!
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MOLASSES COOKIE RECIPE
Cookies are one of our favorite Holiday treats! This Molasses Cookie Recipe is in my top five cookie recipes. They are so full of flavor and taste amazing! They are one holiday classic that we make every single Christmas…but they are good any time of the year!
These Molasses Cookies are the perfect chewy cookie and always turn out amazing! You might need to make a double or a triple batch though, because they don’t last long when we put them out for our holiday guests! If you want to be sure to get some, make a batch and hide it for yourself!
They freeze well, so they are perfect to make ahead of time and freeze for later. Then all you need to do is pull them out and let them thaw before serving…although I have been known to sneak them out of the freezer and eat them right then and there!
GINGER MOLASSES COOKIES
Chewy Molasses Cookies
A Good Molasses Cookies Recipe Is So Good And Full Of Flavor. Especially These Ginger Molasses Cookies. Try Our Soft Molasses Cookie For Your Next Get Together With Family And Friends!
- 1 1/2 cups Shortening Butter Flavored Crisco
- 2 cups Sugar
- 1⁄2 cup Molasses
- 2 Eggs
- 4 tsp. Baking Soda
- 41⁄2 cups Flour
- 1 tsp. Cloves
- 1 tsp. Ginger
- 2 tsp. Cinnamon 1 tsp. Salt
- 1 Tablespoon Milk
- confectioner's sugar for dusting cookies
Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
In a mixer, cream together shortening, sugar, molasses and eggs until smooth and creamy.
Add in the rest of the dry ingredients and mix well.
Pour in the milk to give the dough some moisture.
Roll the dough into 1 inch balls and then roll them in sugar if not frosting them with the icing glaze.
Place cookies on greased cookie sheet.
Bake at 375 degrees for 7 to 9 minutes. Do NOT overbake unless you want Gingersnaps.
Let cool on wire racks.
Dust with confectioner's sugar before serving.
We like to dust them after they have soaked and cooled with some confectioners sugar to give them an little extra holiday flair!
HOW TO MAKE MOLASSES COOKIES
What are your favorite Christmas Holiday Cookies?
MORE COOKIE RECIPES
- Peanut Butter Cup Cookies
- Butter Cookies
- Soft and Chewy Ginger Molasses Cookies
- Soft and Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies
- Banana Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies
- Best Chocolate Chip Cookies
- Chocolate Crinkle Cookies
- Lemon Drop Cookies
- Lemon Meltaway Cookies
- Swig Sugar Cookies
- Kitchen Aid Stand Mixer
- Cookie Baking Sheet (we love these pans)
- Silicone Baking Mats
- Cookie Scoop
- Silicone Spatulas
- Cooling Racks
- Hot Pads
- Powdered Sugar Dusting Wand
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