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Gingerbread Loaves (Dairy) Recipe

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1/2 cup butter, softened
1 cup boiling water
2 3/4 cup all-purpose flour
4 tsp. ginger
1 tsp. allspice
1 tsp. cloves

1 to 2 tbsp. lemon juice
3/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
2 eggs
1/2 tsp. baking soda
2 tsp. baking powder
2 tsp. cinnamon
1/4 tsp. salt
1/2 cup powdered sugar

Heat oven 350. Grease two 8 X 4 inch loaf pans. In large bowl combine brown sugar and butter, beat until light and fluffy. Add eggs, beat well. In small bowl, combine molasses water and baking soda. Mix well. Beat into brown sugar mixture. Gradually add all remaining ingredients; mix well. Spoon batter into greased pans. Bake at 350 for 40 to 50 minutes or until loaves spring back when touched lightly in the center. Cool 15 minutes remove from pans. Cool 1 1/4 hours or until completely cooled. In small bowl, combine glaze ingredients; blend well. Brush cooled loaves with glaze. Let stand 30 minutes or until glaze is set. Wrap tightly and store in refrigerator.




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