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From the Author Mayhem Molasses Crinkles 3/4 c. shortening 2 c. powdered sugar 1 c. molasses 1 egg, beaten 4 c. all-purpose flour 2 t. baking soda 1 t. salt 1 t. cinnamon 2 t. ground ginger 1 t. vanilla extract Garnish: sparkling sugar In a large bowl, blend together shortening, powdered sugar, molasses and egg. Add remaining ingredients except garnish; stir until blended. Roll into one-inch balls, dip in sparkling sugar and place on ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 350 degrees for 10 to 12 minutes, until cookies crack. Cool. Makes 5 doz. Read more About the Author Gooseberry Patch was founded in 1984 by Vickie Hutchins and Jo Ann Martin, two moms looking for a way to do what they loved and stay home with kids too. 25 years later, they're best known for their collection of family-friendly, community-style cookbooks. Each book is created with today's time-strapped, budget-conscious families in mind and filled with recipes shared by cooks all across the country. Along with treasured family recipes, each book includes the stories the go along with these tried & true dishes. ? With more than 200 titles and nearly 9 million copies in print, plus an ever-growing collection of eBooks, Gooseberry Patch has grown from a kitchen-table operation to a nationally recognized best-selling publisher. Check out their books below and visit their website ( to get thousands of free recipes and lots more free goodies. Read more