Description

Delicious homemade molasses cookies just like mama made!

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup molasses or sorghum
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup buttermilk
  • 2-1/2 cups WEM Organic Whole Wheat Flour
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda

Instructions

Hands-on Time: 20 minutes
Baking Time: 10-12 minutes
Total Time: 35 minutes
Yield: Approximately 3 dozen

 

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. Cream butter and sugar by hand or with an electric mixer.
  3. Stir in molasses, egg, and buttermilk.
  4. Sift together dry ingredients and add to wet.
  5. Coat baking sheets with cooking spray.
  6. Roll into balls the size of a walnut or drop by spoonfuls onto the baking sheet.
  7. Bake 10-12 minutes.
  8. Cool on rack.