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Gram’s Soft Molasses Cookies

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 3 dozen

Ingredients

  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup molasses
  • 3 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup water hot

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

  2. Combine all ingredients in a large bowl and mix well to combine. Let stand for 10 minutes. 

  3. Use a tablespoon to scoop out dollops of dough onto a prepared baking sheet and bake for 10 minutes.