Cinnamon Crisp Cookies with Molasses

by Judy Salmon of MN, Cookie Club Member

Recipe Courtesy of

Category: Desserts, Cookies

Prep Time: 15 Minutes

Level: Easy to Bake

Yield: 4 1/2 Dozen Cookies

These cinnamon cookies are crisp on the outside and chewy on the inside. The perfect combination for a great cookie. And the cinnamon makes them delicious with a cup of coffee!


1 c. butter or margarine

1 1/2 c. sugar

1 egg

1 1/2 T. molasses

2 1/4 c. flour

1 1/8 tsp. soda

1 T. cinnamon


Cream together butter and sugar. Add egg and molasses. Stir in flour, soda, and cinnamon.

Drop dough by teaspoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheet. Bake 10-12 min. at 350 degrees.

This recipe made 4 1/2 dozen cookies.