Southern Christmas MolassesUser Submitted Recipe
Soft, chewy delight
Blend in mixer:
3/4 C. melted shortening, cooled
2 tsp baking soda
1/4 C. Molasses
1 1/2 tsp cinnamon
1 large egg,
1/2 tsp cloves
1/2 tsp ginger
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp nutmeg
Add dry ingredients to creamed mixture just until blended. Do not overbeat.
Chill dough for 3 hours. Roll into 1 oz. balls and roll in sugar.
Bake at 350 degrees for 10-12 min.