Servings: 3 dozen cookiesPrep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 8-10 minutes
3/4 cup shortening
1/4 cup molasses
1 cup sugar
2 cups all purpose flour
2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
1 tsp. cinnamon
sugar for rolling
Melt shortening in microwave. Add sugar, egg and molasses.
Sift together dry ingredients and add to shortening mixture. Stir well.
Roll into walnut sized balls and roll in sugar. Place on cookie sheet about 2″ apart.
Bake at 375° for 8 – 10 minutes.
Submitted by: ohiomom on March 9, 2011