Gingerbread Recipe

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Judy Garcia


I don't remember where I got this recipe, but I know I've had it for a very long time because of the recipe card it's printed on! I haven't made it in a while, but it has 4 stars (my top rating) on the card.

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15 Min
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1 1/2 c
all purpose flour
1/2 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
1 1/2 tsp
ground ginger
3/4 tsp
ground cinnamon
1/3 c
vegetable oil
1/2 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
egg, well beaten
1/2 c
1/2 c
boiling water

How to Make Gingerbread


  • 1Preheat oven to 350° In small bowl or pan, mix molasses and boiling water; set aside.
  • 2Mix and sift first six ingredients. Make a well in center and add, in order, oil, brown sugar and egg. Add molasses and water mixture. Beat until smooth.
  • 3Turn into greased 8" square pan. Bake at 350° for 35-40 minutes. Cut into squares and serve warm with lemon sauce and/or whipped cream.

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About Gingerbread

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

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