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Mabel's Recipes

Ginger Sparkles

3/4 cup Butter
1 cup Brown Sugar
1/4 cup Molasses
1 Egg
2 cups Flour
2 tsp. Baking Soda
1/2 tsp. Salt
1 tsp. Ginger
1 tsp. Cinnamon
1/2 tsp. Cloves

Cream butter, sugar, molasses and egg. Add baking soda, spices and flour. Mix well.

Roll dough into small balls, place on cookie sheet and flatten with a flat bottomed glass dipped in white sugar.

Bake at 350F for 8-10 minutes.

Cool cookies slightly before removing from cookie sheet.


Peanut Butter Balls Recipe

1 cups corn syrup
1/2 cup brown sugar
1 tsp. vanilla
1 cup peanut butter
2 cups coconut
2 cups rice krispies cereal
4 cups corn flakes cereal

Mix corn syrup, sugar and vanilla in large pot. Cook over low heat until mixture comes to a boil. Add peanut butter. Once melted, remove from heat and add coconut. Finally add cereal. Mix well. Shape into small balls and cool on wax paper.


Peanut Butter Squares

Make as above but reduce corn flakes cereal to 3 cups and coconut to 1 cup. Instead of making small balls. Pour mixture in a 9" x 13" greased pan and pack down. Cut when cool.




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