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Spicy Soft Molasses Cookies

You’ll love these chewy, spicy soft molasses cookies. They’re one of our favorite homemade cookie recipes to bake in fall and winter! 


•  Shortening •  Light brown sugar •  Egg •  Molasses •  All-purpose flour •  Salt •  Baking soda •  Ground cinnamon •  Ground ginger •  Ground nutmeg •  Granulated sugar     for rolling cookies

In a mixing bowl, cream shortening and sugar with an electric mixer. Beat in egg and molasses until well blended.

Step 1

In another bowl, combine the flour, salt, baking soda and spices. Stir into the creamed mixture until blended. Chill for at least an hour, or until firm.

Step 2

Heat oven to 350 degrees. Prepare a baking sheet with parchment paper.

Step 3

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