Molasses Peanut Butter Crinkles Recipe
- 1 cup packed brown sugar
- ½ cup peanut butter
- ¼ cup butter, softened
- ¼ cup molasses
- 1 egg
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 2 teaspoons baking soda
- ½ teaspoon ground ginger
- ½ teaspoon ground cloves
- ½ teaspoon salt
- ⅓ cup granulated sugar for decoration
step 1: Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
step 2: Mix together the brown sugar, peanut butter, butter, molasses and egg in a large bowl.
step 3: In a medium bowl, sift together the flour, baking soda, ginger, cloves and salt. Add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients and stir until well blended.
step 4: For each cookie, shape a generous tablespoon of dough into a ball and roll in granulated sugar. Place the cookies 2 inches apart on an ungreased cookie sheet and bake for 10 minutes, or until just set. Transfer to a wire rack to cool.