The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #59418   Message #2764506
Posted By: Ed T
11-Nov-09 - 08:56 PM
Thread Name: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
If you have molasses, dont ue it for medecin...and don't want to make rum:


1 cup molasses
1 cup sugar
1 cup melted shortening
1 cup very hot water with 3 teaspoons baking soda
5 cups flour
1 teaspoon cream of tartar mixed in with flour
2 teaspoons salt
1 teaspoon vanilla
2 teaspoons ginger
1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
Mix all ingredients in order given. Let dough chill for 2 - 3 hours. Roll out (not too thin) and cut out cookies. Bake at 375 degrees F. for 10 - 12 minutes. Submitted by: Mr. Ed