Easy Gingerbread Cake Recipe

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Easy Gingerbread cake

Louise Walsh

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@Louise_Walsh

I found this recipe quite by accident and it has become a favorite in my home.


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Rating:

Serves:

About 8-10 people

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

1 Hr

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
white sugar
1/2 c
butter
1
egg
1 c
molasses
2 1/2 c
flour
1 1/2 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
ground cinnamon
1 tsp
ground ginger
1/2 tsp
ground cloves
1/2 tsp
salt
1 c
hot water

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. (depending on your oven.)
2
Grease & flour a 9" square pan.
3
In a large size bow, cream together the sugar & butter.
4
Beat in the egg, & mix in the molasses.
5
In a medium size bowl, sift together the flour, baking soda,salt, cinnamon, ginger & cloves.
6
Blend into the creamed mixture.
7
Stir in the hot water. Pour into prepared pan.
8
Bake for 1 hour in preheated oven, until a knife inserted in the center comes out clean.
Allow to cool in pan before serving.

About this Recipe

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