Grannie Smathers Gingerbread

Grannie Smathers Gingerbread Recipe

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Gloria Gasperson

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@MsGlo

This is decicated to my Aunt's Mom Grannie Smathers this recipe is over a 100 years old.I hope that you enjoy this recipe especially over the Holidays coming up.Enjoy!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4-8
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
45 Min

Ingredients

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    1/2 cup butter,softened
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    1/2 cup sugar
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    1 large egg,beaten
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    21/2 cup self-rising flour
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    1 tsp.cinn.
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    1 tsp.ginger
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    1/2 tsp.clove
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    1/2 tsp.salt >only if using plain flour
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    11/2 tsp.baking soda >only if using plain flour
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    1 cup molasses
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    1 cup hot water

How to Make Grannie Smathers Gingerbread

Step-by-Step

  1. Cream shortening,sugar.Add beaten egg. Measure and sift dry ingredients mix molasses with hot water. Add dry ingredients alternately with liquid beat after each addition.Bake in a loaf pan that has been greased and floured. Bake at 350* for 45 mins. until done.

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About Grannie Smathers Gingerbread

Course/Dish: Sweet Breads, Savory Breads
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids




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