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Molasses Cake Bars

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Russ Myers

By
@Beegee1947

These tasty little cakes won't last very long, so be sure to make plenty.

Rating:
★★★★★ 4 votes
Comments:
Serves:
24 Pieces
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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1/2 c
shortening
1/2 c
granulated sugar
1
egg
1/2 c
light molasses
1 1/2 c
sifted all purpose flour
1/2 tsp
salt
1 1/2 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
instant coffee powder
1 tsp
ground cinnamon
1/2 tsp
ground cloves
1/2 c
water

How to Make Molasses Cake Bars

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cream shortening and sugar; add egg; beat well.
    Mix in molasses and water.
  • 2Sift together remaining ingredients.
    Stir into creamed mixture.
  • 3Pour into a greased 13x9x2 inch baking dish.
    Bake at 350 F for 25 minutes.
  • 4While warm, frost with Confectioners Icing.
    Cool; cut into 24 squares.

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About Molasses Cake Bars

Course/Dish: Cakes, Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: For Kids, Heirloom
Hashtag: #bar




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