Soft Spice Molasses Cookies
|Shortening||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Sugar||2 Cup (32 tbs)|
|Molasses||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|All-purpose flour||5 Cup (80 tbs), sifted|
|Baking soda||1 1⁄2 Teaspoon|
|Sour milk||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Seedless raisins||1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)|
1)In a bowl, beat together shortening, sugar and molasses until light and fluffy.
2)Add eggs and beat.
3)In another bowl, sift together flour, salt, soda, ginger, mace, cinnamon and cloves.
4)Mix it with creamed mixture alternately with sour milk. Beat well.
5)Add raisins and stir well.
6)Take a greased baking sheet and drop spoonsful of batter on it.
7)Bake at 375 degrees for 15 minutes.
8)Serve soft spice molasses cookies when desired.