Molasses Crackles Cookies Recipe

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


Submitted by yolidada

Makes 36 servings



Holiday Cookie. Winning recipe from Fine Cooking Magazine with Healthy modifications.

Recipe Ingredients for Molasses Crackles Cookies

1/4 cup promise buttery spread
1/2 cup Brown sugar
1/2 cups NO CALORIE Splenda
1/3 cup Sugar in the raw
1/3 cup egg beaters
1 egg white
1/4 cup molasses
1 cups all-purpose flour
1 cup Whole Wheat flour
2 teaspoons baking soda
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon ground cloves
1/8 teaspoon ground ginger
1/3 cup crystallized ginger, finely chopped

Recipe Directions for Molasses Crackles Cookies

  1. 1. Mix the 1.2 cup Brown sugar with the 1/2 cup od splenda. Blend in buttery spread and in a large bowl with an electric mixer until creamy. Add egg beaters and molasses. Mix well.

  2. 2. Whisk flours, baking soda, cinnamon, salt, cloves and ginger in another large bowl until well blended. Stir in crystallized ginger.

  3. 3. Blend the flour mixture into the butter mixture a cup at a time, mixing well, until it is all incorporated. Chill the dough in the refrigerator until firm, 30 minutes to 1 hour.

  4. 4. Preheat oven to 375F. Lightly coat 2 baking sheets with cooking spray.

  5. 5. Place the remaining 1/3 cup sugar in the raw in a shallow dish. Roll the dough into 1-inch balls and then roll in the sugar. Place 1 1/2 inches apart on the prepared baking sheet.

  6. 6. Bake the cookies, in batches, until they crackle on top, 8 to 10 minutes. Transfer to a wire rack to cool.

Categories

Snacks

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 18.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
48
Calories from Fat
6
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
0.7g
1%
Saturated Fat
0.1g
0%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
119mg
5%
Potassium
60mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
9.4g
3%
Dietary Fiber
0.4g
2%
Sugars
3.3g
Protein
1.0g
Vitamin A 1% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 1% Iron 2%
* 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
A-
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  • No cholesterol
  • High in vitamin B6
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
  • High in sugar
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