Molasses Cookies

These are from Lynne’s grandmother.

3 cups Flour
2 teaspoons Baking soda
1/2 teaspoon Cloves
1/2 teaspoon Cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon Allspice
1/2 teaspoon Ginger
1/2 teaspoon Nutmeg
3/4 cup Shortening
1/2 cup Sugar
1 large Egg
1 cup Molasses
1/2 cup Milk

Mix flour, baking soda and spices together.

Cream shortening and sugar and add egg, molasses and milk.

Slowly add in dry ingredients.

Roll into balls and place on cookie sheet 2 inches apart.

Bake at 350° for about 10 minutes.

BBQ techniques, family recipes