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Nanny Hooper's Molasses Cookies

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“This is my Nanny's recipe and it's been around forever. Not a lot of ingredients, but absolutely the best molasses cookies you will ever have.”
READY IN:
3hrs 15mins
YIELD:
40 cookies
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine the flour, salt, ginger and cinnamon together.
  2. Add the melted shortening, mix.
  3. Add the molasses and egg.
  4. Gradually add the milk mixture.
  5. Let the mixture stand in fridge, at least 2 hours.
  6. Roll dough flat on floured surface, about 1/2 to 3/4-inch thickness. Use a 3" round cookie cutter and place on cookie sheet.
  7. Bake at 350° for 10-15 minutes.

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