Southern Spicy Gingerbread

Southern Spicy Gingerbread Recipe

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gaynel mohler

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@gaynel

found this recipe in a collection of Methodist women's recipes from bi-centennial year. I've tried many of the recipes from that collection and they have all been very tasty.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

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Serves:
8 x 8
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
45 Min

Ingredients

  • 3/4 c
    melted shortening
  • 3/4 c
    brown sugar
  • 3/4 c
    molasses
  • 2
    beaten eggs
  • 2 1/2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    ginger
  • 1 tsp
    cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp
    each ground cloves and nutmeg
  • 1 c
    hot water

How to Make Southern Spicy Gingerbread

Step-by-Step

  1. combine shortening, sugar and molasses
  2. add eggs and blend
  3. mix in sifted dry ingredients alternately with hot water
  4. pour into well greased 8 X 8 baking pan or in muffin tins
  5. bake in preheated 375 degree oven 25 to 45 minutes

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About Southern Spicy Gingerbread

Course/Dish: Cakes




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