- 3/4 - cup butter
- 3 - cups brown sugar, loosely
- 1/2 - tablespoon soda, dissolved
1 - tablespoon warm water
- 3 - cups sifted flour
- 1 - cup molasses
- 1/2 - coconut, grated
- 1/2 - cup chopped nuts
Preheat oven to 350° F. Grease baking
butter and sugar. Add soda and water to molasses.
into bowl. Stir. Add molasses and stir vigorously.
coconut and nuts. Let stand overnight in refrigerator.
drop by teaspoonfuls on buttered sheet. Bake for 10 to 15 minutes.
Pennsylvania Dutch Did You Know?
The Pennsylvania Dutch come mostly from what is now Germany
rather than the Netherlands. Logically, their language too is
ultimately a derivative of Palatinate German, not Dutch.