Updated: 12/11/2014 2:28 PM | Print Story |  Email

12 Days of Cookies: Molasses Cookies

Alicia Hinze, co-owner of Buttered Tin shows Elizabeth how to make a molasses cookie.  It’s a recipe that Elizabeth claims is her favorite molasses cookie recipe EVER!

1 cup firmly packed brown sugar          
¾ cup LAND O LAKES® Butter                          
¼ cup molasses                                 
1 LAND O LAKES® All-Natural Egg      
2 ¼ cups all-purpose flour      
2 teaspoons baking soda         
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon                                  
1 teaspoon ground ginger                            
½ teaspoon ground cloves                            
¼ teaspoon salt


Heat oven to 350°F

Combine brown sugar, butter and molasses in bowl; beat until fluffy. Add egg; mix well.  Add all remaining ingredients except sugar; mix well. 

Scoop cookies using medium-sized ice cream scoop; roll in sugar.  Bake 10-11 minutes or until set.  

15 cookies

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