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Sugar and Spice Cookies

KristenKristen Parker


  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/4 cup molasses
  • 2 cups flour
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon cloves
  • 1 teaspoon ginger
  • Powdered sugar


Mix shortening and sugar, then eggs, then molasses. Sift flour, soda, salt, and spices together; add to shortening mixture. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto a greased cookie sheet. Bake at 375 degrees for 10 minutes. Cool; dust with powdered sugar.



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