Here are a few basic suggestions: In baking, sorghum can be used in place of molasses on a one-to-one basis.
Heaping great dollops of molasses and whipped cream onto my plate, I sit back down.
This is the kind of thing that makes for backyard fence chit chat, and it can stick like molasses.
They work in a vast rural factory that resembles an old steel mill and smells like molasses.
Mix soy sauce, molasses, broth, salt, and sesame oil together, along with 1-2 tablespoons of the cooking liquid.
Sift together twice the flour, soda, baking powder and add to the molasses mixture.
But Friday I got up my molasses and gave some out yesterday.
In a few days the Packet received her cargo, consisting chiefly of tobacco and molasses.
Melt the butter and stir into the molasses, add the spices, then the water.
I reckon it was made of apples smashed up, an' I guess there was some molasses in it, only I couldn't taste any.
1580s, from Portuguese melaço, from Late Latin mellaceum "new wine," properly neuter of mellaceus "resembling honey," from Latin mel (genitive mellis) "honey" (see Melissa). Adopted in English in plural form, but regarded as a singular noun.