Rating: 4 stars 4.1
11 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 6
  • 4 star values: 3
  • 3 star values: 1
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 1

This gingerbread differs from our own North American one although both have European origins.

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Recipe Summary

Servings:
18
Yield:
1 - 9 x 13 inch cake
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Ingredients

18
Original recipe yields 18 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Stir together the flours, spices, and baking soda.

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  • In a large bowl, cream the butter or margarine with the sugar and molasses. Beat in the eggs, then the beer. Beat the flour mixture into the creamed mixture. Stir in the raisins, orange peel, and almonds. Turn the batter into a greased and floured 9 x 13 inch baking pan.

  • Bake at 325 degrees F (165 degrees C) for 40 minutes, or until done. Transfer to a rack to cool.

Nutrition Facts

298 calories; protein 4.5g; carbohydrates 43.1g; fat 12.5g; cholesterol 47.8mg; sodium 157.4mg. Full Nutrition
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