Dutch Stroophock (Molasses Cake)

Cathy LaFay

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@CathyCat67

Not sure where I got this recipe from... but it sure is good!!


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Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1/4 c
butter, room temperature
1/2 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1/2 c
molasses
1 c
water, boiling
1 1/2 c
all purpose flour
1/2 tsp
allspice, ground
1 tsp
ground cinnamon
1/2 tsp
ground cloves
1 tsp
baking soda
1 large
egg, beaten
1/2 c
raisin

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a large bowl add butter, sugar, and molasses. Pour boiling water over that and mix real well.
2
In another bowl stir together flour, baking soda, and all the spices.
3
Add the 1/2 of the dry ingredients into the wet and mix well and then add the rest of the dry ingredients.
4
Add the beaten egg mix until its fully incorporated into batter. Stir in the raisins.
5
Pour into a well greased baking pan 9x9x2 and bake at 375 for about 35 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American