You are here: Home » Recipes » Mighty Molasses Cookies Mighty Molasses Cookies Recipe by Favorite Recipes Press Yield 3 dozen An old-fashioned favorite! PrintEmail Ingredients 2/3 cup cooking oil1 cup sugar1 -- egg4 tablespoons dark molasses2 1/8 cups all-purpose flour1 tablespoon ground ginger2 teaspoons baking soda1 teaspoon cinnamon1/2 teaspoon salt1/4 cup sugar1/2 teaspoon cinnamon Instructions Preheat oven to 350F. In large mixing bowl, combine oil, sugar, egg, and molasses with electric mixer on medium speed. In separate bowl, sift together flour, ginger, baking soda, 1 teaspoon cinnamon, and salt. Add to sugar mixture, beating well to combine. In small mixing bowl, combine 1/4 cup sugar and 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon. Form teaspoon-sized balls of dough and roll in sugar-cinnamon mixture. Place on parchment paper-lined baking sheet and bake 8 to 10 minutes. Cookies will flatten during baking. Recipe reprinted with permission from Junior League of Athens’ Beyond the Hedges (the Junior League of Athens, Georgia, 2007).