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Amish Christmas Cookies


1/2 cup butter

1 cup brown sugar

1 cup light molasses

1 egg, beaten

4 cups flour

1/4 teaspoon salt

1 teaspoon baking soda

1 teaspoon cinnamon

1 teaspoon ground cloves

1/2 teaspoon nutmeg


Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease cookie sheets.


Cream butter and sugar. Blend in molasses and eggs.


Sift dry ingredients together and stir into molasses-egg mixture. Roll out dough on lightly floured board and cut into shapes with cookie cutters. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes.