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Old 11-24-2017, 07:01 PM   #1
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Gingerbread Cake

1/2 c margarine
1 c brown sugar
1 egg
1 c molasses
2 1/2 c flour
1/2 tsp baking soda
1 tsp cinnamon
1 tsp ginger
1/2 tsp cloves
1 c hot water

Cream butter and sugar together. Add molasses and then the egg, beating well after each addition. Alternate dry and wet (hot water) 1/2 dry then 1/2 wet, repeat.

Pour into a 9x13 greased pan and bake at 350 for about 30 minutes or until done. Serve warm with vanilla ice cream, or cool with whipped cream.

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Old 11-24-2017, 07:51 PM   #2
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Whaaaaat? No lemon sauce from the queen of lemon??? You must be slipping girl!

Good to see you Darlin' but get back into the kitchen rat now.
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Old 11-24-2017, 10:59 PM   #3
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Thanks Alix! Been looking for a good recipe for gingerbread cake.
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Old 11-25-2017, 12:22 AM   #4
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Hey ladies! Happy late Thanksgiving. Kayelle, would you believe I don't like lemon sauce on gingerbread cake??? Crazy hey?
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Old 11-25-2017, 11:33 AM   #5
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Hi Alix!

How'd you know I've been craving gingerbread?
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Old 11-27-2017, 11:48 AM   #6
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Just a happy coincidence I guess. I keep losing this recipe and I know if I put it here I'll always find it. Happy to share as it's one of my favorites.
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Old 08-29-2018, 09:13 PM   #7
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Making this tonight. It is crappy outside and the smell of gingerbread will make us all happy!
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Alix? Is that really you, Alix? Good to see you! Stop by more often so we know you're still alive and kickin', eh?
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Alix? Is that really you, Alix? Good to see you! Stop by more often so we know you're still alive and kickin', eh?
Ditto! Great to hear from you, Alix!
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Ah, my favorite Lemon Lady.
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Gingerbread Cake 1/2 c margarine 1 c brown sugar 1 egg 1 c molasses 2 1/2 c flour 1/2 tsp baking soda 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp ginger 1/2 tsp cloves 1 c hot water Cream butter and sugar together. Add molasses and then the egg, beating well after each addition. Alternate dry and wet (hot water) 1/2 dry then 1/2 wet, repeat. Pour into a 9x13 greased pan and bake at 350 for about 30 minutes or until done. Serve warm with vanilla ice cream, or cool with whipped cream. 3 stars 1 reviews
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