Molasses Cake Bars

Russ Myers

By
@Beegee1947

These tasty little cakes won't last very long, so be sure to make plenty.


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Serves:

24 Pieces

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

25 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
shortening
1/2 c
granulated sugar
1
egg
1/2 c
light molasses
1 1/2 c
sifted all purpose flour
1/2 tsp
salt
1 1/2 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
instant coffee powder
1 tsp
ground cinnamon
1/2 tsp
ground cloves
1/2 c
water

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream shortening and sugar; add egg; beat well.
Mix in molasses and water.
2
Sift together remaining ingredients.
Stir into creamed mixture.
3
Pour into a greased 13x9x2 inch baking dish.
Bake at 350 F for 25 minutes.
4
While warm, frost with Confectioners Icing.
Cool; cut into 24 squares.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: For Kids, Heirloom
Hashtag: #bar