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Molasses Cookies
A year-round favorite. These dark and flavorful cookies have a nice combination of dark brown sugar, ginger, cinnamon and molasses - making for a deep and rich cookie experience.
Holiday Fun Facts:
  • "Rudolph" was actually created by Montgomery Ward in the late 1930's for a holiday promotion.
  • In Roman times, holiday gift giving was popular during Saturnalia, a winter solstice celebration.
  • Christmas trees take from 6 to 14 years to mature for harvest.
  • In 16th-century Germany fir trees were decorated with apples, roses, gilded candies, and colored paper.
  • 1700s Europeans baked fruitcakes at the end of the harvest, then ate them at the beginning of the next year's harvest for good luck.
  • Approximately 33% of the holiday cards purchased each year contain a religious message.
  • "Rudolph" was actually created by Montgomery Ward in the late 1930's for a holiday promotion.
  • The Christmas tree can be traced back to the ancient Romans who decorated trees with small pieces of metal.
  • The Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center has more than 25,000 lights but no other ornaments except for the star on top.
  • In New York, it's not officially Christmastime until the tree is lit at Rockefeller Center. The first tree appeared in 1931.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.