Molasses Crinkles

Molasses Crinkles

3/4 cup shortening

3/4 cup brown sugar

1 egg

1/2 cup Fancy Molasses

1 tsp. cinnamon

2 1/4 cups flour

2 tsp. baking soda

1/2 tsp. cloves

1 tsp. salt

1 tsp. ginger



Cream shortening, add sugar gradually, beat in egg and Fancy Molasses. Add sifted dry ingredients. Chill 1 hour. Shape into balls the size of walnuts. Place on greased cookie sheet. Press with fork. Brush top with cold water. Sprinkle each cookie with sugar. Bake at 375oF for 10 minutes.

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