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This is a recipe from my mother. Our family has been making them for 50 years.



Original recipe yields 12 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Mix oil and sugar thoroughly with electric mixer. Add egg and mix well. Pour in molasses. Sift and add dry ingredients until incorporated.

  • Roll teaspoonful of dough into ball, drop into sugar to coat.

  • Place on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 15 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

291 calories; protein 2.7g; carbohydrates 42.1g; fat 12.9g; cholesterol 15.5mg; sodium 315.5mg. Full Nutrition