Rolled Molasses Sugar Cookies Recipe
- ¾ cup melted shortening
- 1 cup packed brown sugar
- ¼ cup molasses
- 1 egg, beaten
- 2 teaspoons baking soda
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- ½ teaspoon ground cloves
- ½ teaspoon ground ginger
- 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- ½ teaspoon salt
step 1: Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
step 2: In a medium bowl, blend the shortening, sugar, molasses and egg. Add the baking soda, flour, clove, ginger, cinnamon and salt; mix well.
step 3: Form into 1 inch balls and roll in granulated sugar.
step 4: Place on cookie sheets 2 inches apart and bake for 8 to 10 minutes in the preheated oven. Cool on a flat surface.