Southern Spicy Gingerbread Recipe

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Southern Spicy Gingerbread

gaynel mohler

By
@gaynel

found this recipe in a collection of Methodist women's recipes from bi-centennial year. I've tried many of the recipes from that collection and they have all been very tasty.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
8 x 8
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
45 Min

Ingredients

3/4 c
melted shortening
3/4 c
brown sugar
3/4 c
molasses
2
beaten eggs
2 1/2 c
all purpose flour
2 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1 1/2 tsp
ginger
1 tsp
cinnamon
1/4 tsp
each ground cloves and nutmeg
1 c
hot water

Step-By-Step

1combine shortening, sugar and molasses
2add eggs and blend
3mix in sifted dry ingredients alternately with hot water
4pour into well greased 8 X 8 baking pan or in muffin tins
5bake in preheated 375 degree oven 25 to 45 minutes

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes