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Molasses Wheat Germ Cookies

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  Margarine 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Brown sugar 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs), firmly packed
  Old fashioned molasses 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Egg 1
  Non instant powdered milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Whole wheat pastry flour 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Raw wheat germ 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Baking powder 2 Teaspoon
  Cloves 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cinnamon 1 Teaspoon

Cream margarine and sugar together; add molasses.
Beat in egg.
Mix dry ingredients together and add to batter.
Stir well.
Chill about one hour.
Preheat oven to 350°.
Roll dough into 1-inch balls and place on lightly greased baking sheet.
Press flat with the smooth bottom of a glass dipped in flour.
If desired, raisins may be used to decorate the cookies.
Bake for 10 to 12 minutes or until lightly browned.
Remove after a few moments from baking sheet to wire rack to finish cooling.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3045 Calories from Fat 1443

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 163 g250.3%

Saturated Fat 36.9 g184.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 273.6 mg91.2%

Sodium 1186.7 mg49.4%

Total Carbohydrates 366 g121.9%

Dietary Fiber 27.3 g109.1%

Sugars 221.8 g

Protein 54 g107.1%

Vitamin A 133.3% Vitamin C 10.2%

Calcium 167.4% Iron 85.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Molasses Wheat Germ Cookies Recipe