Greek Grape Molasses Cookies (Moustokouloura)

This recipe for grape molasses cookies, or Moustokouloura, is made with petimezi, a sweetener that dates back to the Bronze Age. Buy it or make it at hometo create these delicious cookies that are made with olive oil and no butter, eggs, or milk.


1/2 teaspoons baking soda

1/2 cup Fresh orange juice

6 cups of all purpose flour sometimes it might take more

2 teaspoons baking powder

1/2 cup of olive oil 

1/2 cup of sunflower oil 

pinch of salt 

1 cup grape molasses

1/2 cup sugar

zest of 1 orange 

1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon

1/2 teaspoon ground cloves

Whisk together the flour and baking powder.Dissolve baking soda in the orange juice Combine the oil, sunflower oil grape molasses, and sugar in a bowl Stir well tell completely blended .Siri in orange juice with soda cinnamon and cloves.Add the flour mixture slowly, mixing to create the cookie dough.Knead each piece in a 10 cm rope and join the edges to shape the grape must cookies.
Place on cookie sheets and bake for about 20 minutes. Cooking time will vary slightly depending on the size of the cookies.

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