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Soft Molasses Cookies



  • 1 cup Grandma's Molasses
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup thick sour cream
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Flour


  1. Mix ingredients in order given, using just enough flour to make a soft dough as can be handled.
  2. Roll dough 1/4 inch thick. Cut with cookie cutter or cut into squares.
  3. Bake at 350 degrees F for 10 to 12 minutes.

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