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Gingerbread Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Dianne Brown

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 c. shortening
1 c. sugar
3 eggs
1 t. cinnamon
1 pinch salt
1 t. ginger
2 1/2 c. flour
1 c. buttermilk
1 c. molasses
1 t. baking soda, dissolve in hot water

Directions:
Directions:
Cream shortening and sugar. Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each egg. In a separate bowl, mix flour, cinnamon, ginger, and salt. Add to egg/sugar mixture, alternating with buttermilk. Beat well. Add molasses, beat well. Add dissolved soda (1/8 c. or less) to creamed mixture and beat. Grease and flour cupcake pans. Bake at 350 degrees for 20 minutes. Keep up to 3 weeks in refrigerator.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Mom (Charlotte Brown) served this with applesauce. She usually made it in the fall around Halloween.

 

 

 

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