Molasses Cookies Recipe

Looking for an easy Molasses Cookies recipe? Learn how to make Molasses Cookies using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by bettypage4

Makes 24 servings



Soft molasses cookies, adapted from a recipe posted by Amy1028 on www.allrecipes.com.

Recipe Ingredients for Molasses Cookies

2 1/4 cups whole wheat flour
2 tsp ginger, ground
1 tsp cinnamon, ground
1/2 tsp cloves, ground
1/4 tsp salt
3/4 cup vegetable shortening
1 cup white sugar
1 egg
1 tbsp water
1/3 cup molasses

Recipe Directions for Molasses Cookies

  1. Turn oven on to 350 degrees.

  2. Sift dry ingredients together.

  3. Mix wet ingredients together.

  4. Pour wet ingredients into dry.

  5. Mix thoroughly.

  6. Form into golf ball size balls. Dip tops in sugar if desired.

  7. Place on ungreased cookie sheet about 1.5-2 inches apart.

  8. Cook in oven 8-10 minutes.

  9. Remove from cookie sheet and cool at least 15 minutes or until cool to the touch. Cookies stay soft.

  10. Refrigerate in a tin or container to keep.

Categories

Dairy, Eggs, Dessert, American, Christmas, Cocktail Party, Easter, Thanksgiving, Valentine's Day, Advance, Bake, Quick

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 33.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
148
Calories from Fat
60
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.7g
10%
Saturated Fat
2.0g
10%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
8mg
3%
Sodium
29mg
1%
Potassium
85mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
20.9g
7%
Dietary Fiber
0.4g
2%
Sugars
10.9g
Protein
1.4g
Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 1% Iron 4%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C-
  Good points
  • Low in cholesterol
  • Low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • High in sugar
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