Mary Ann’s Cookies Molasses cookie recipe from the 1940’s.
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).Advertisement
Cream sugar, shortening and molasses together. Mix the baking soda into the hot water. Add dry ingredients alternately with the water mixture.
Drop from a spoon onto a greased cookie sheet. Bake for 10 minutes. DO NOT BROWN. Frost with a vanilla frosting if desired.
Per Serving: 214 calories; protein 2.7g; carbohydrates 36g; fat 6.7g; sodium 161.7mg.