Holiday Gingerbread

9
Angela Gray

By
@angiemath

This Gingerbread is one of the best that I have ever had before. It is light and moist, spiced just right and so easy to pull together quickly. I love that it stays moist for several days after baking, not that it will stick around that long. Serve this to your guest with a mug of hot cider and lots of holiday cheer ! The recipe is courtesy of the big red/orange Betty Crocker cookbook.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
9
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 3/4 tsp
    cinnamon and ginger
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 c
    shortening
  • 1/4 c
    packed brown sugar
  • 1
    egg
  • 1/2 c
    light molasses
  • 1/2 c
    very warm water

How to Make Holiday Gingerbread

Step-by-Step

  1. Pre-heat oven to 350 degree's. Grease a square glass 9 inch pan.
  2. Combine all of the dry ingredients into a bowl, set aside.
  3. In a large mixing bowl beat shortening on medium speed for 30 sec. Add brown sugar, beat till fluffy. Add egg and molasses ; beat one minute.
  4. Alternately add dry flour mixture and water to shortening mixture, beat on low speed; begin and end with flour mixture.
  5. Pour batter into prepared pan. Bake in a 350 degree oven for 30-40 minutes or until toothpick comes out clean.
  6. Cool for 15 minutes, serve warm with powdered sugar sprinkled on top and a nice hot mug of cider ! enjoy

Printable Recipe Card

About Holiday Gingerbread





Show 13 Comments & Reviews

Mama Seward's Strawberry Cake Recipe

Mama Seward's Strawberry Cake

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

The absolute best strawberry cake recipe ever! Everyone loves this easy strawberry cake made with fresh strawberries - so moist and so mouth-watering delicious, this will be your new go-to...

12 Heavenly Pound Cake Recipes

12 Heavenly Pound Cake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

We love us some pound cakes, the mouth-watering amazingness is always worth the extra time on the treadmill. Here are some of our favorites!

31 Reasons Why There's Always Room For Dessert Recipe

31 Reasons Why There's Always Room for Dessert

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

We all know that we have a second stomach. The one that magically appears just when we think we can't eat another bite and then get a glimpse at dessert....